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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 197
Debtor-Creditor Uniform Law Modernization Act of 2015; enact
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 12 of Title 9, Title 11, and Chapter 2 of Title 18 of the O.C.G.A., relating to verdict and judgment, the commercial code, and debtor and creditor relations; to repeal the "Georgia Foreign Money Judgments Recognition Act" and enact the "Uniform Foreign-Country Money Judgments Recognition Act"; to amend Titles 7, 10, 40, and 52 of the O.C.G.A., relating to banking and finance, commerce and trade, motor vehicles and traffic, and waters of the state, ports, and watercraft; to amend Article 3 of Chapter 3 of Title 9 and Code Section 17-14-17 of the O.C.G.A., relating to limitations on recovery for deficiencies connected with improvements to realty and resulting injuries and fraudulent transfers; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Insisted
Apr/02/2015 - House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/31/2015 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/31/2015 - Senate Third Read
Mar/27/2015 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/27/2015 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/03/2015 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/02/2015 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/02/2015 - House Third Readers
Feb/19/2015 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/04/2015 - House Second Readers
Feb/03/2015 - House First Readers
Feb/02/2015 - House Hopper
03/02/2015 Modified Structured Rule; 04/02/2015 House disagreed to Senate Substitute; 3/24/2016 Senate Insisted on the Senate Substitute
Apr/02/2015 - House Vote #458Yea(4)Nay(159)NV(8)
Mar/31/2015 - Senate Vote #314Yea(37)Nay(17)NV(1)
Mar/02/2015 - House Vote #94Yea(156)Nay(0)NV(4)
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