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2015-2016 Regular Session - SB 109
Health; clarify the use and effectiveness of Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment forms
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 1 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to health, so as to clarify the use and effectiveness of Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment forms; to provide alternate terminology for do not resuscitate orders; to amend other Code sections of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated for purposes of conformity; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2015 - Effective Date
May/05/2015 - Act 55
May/05/2015 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/09/2015 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/02/2015 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/31/2015 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/31/2015 - House Third Readers
Mar/24/2015 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/19/2015 - House Second Readers
Mar/18/2015 - House First Readers
Mar/13/2015 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/13/2015 - Senate Third Read
Mar/05/2015 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/04/2015 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/17/2015 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/12/2015 - Senate Hopper
03/31/2015 Modified Structured Rule; 4/2/2015 Senate agreed to House substitute
Apr/02/2015 - Senate Vote #408Yea(51)Nay(2)NV(3)
Mar/31/2015 - House Vote #354Yea(158)Nay(3)NV(12)
Mar/13/2015 - Senate Vote #160Yea(44)Nay(0)NV(1)
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