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2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 779
Emergency management; homeland security division; provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 3 of Title 38 of the O.C.G.A., relating to emergency management, so as to establish the homeland security division of the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency; to amend Code Section 16-11-130 of the O.C.G.A., relating to exemptions from Code Sections 16-11-126 through 16-11-127.2, so as to authorize any officer or agent or retired officer or agent of such division to carry a handgun on or off duty within this state with an exception; to amend Chapter 3 of Title 35 of the O.C.G.A., relating to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, so as to revise the duties of the director of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation pertaining to the Georgia Information Sharing and Analysis Center; to revise the duties of the Georgia Information Sharing and Analysis Center; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2018 - Effective Date
May/07/2018 - Act 435
May/07/2018 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/05/2018 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/29/2018 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/21/2018 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/21/2018 - Senate Third Read
Mar/19/2018 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/15/2018 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/01/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/28/2018 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/28/2018 - House Third Readers
Feb/23/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/01/2018 - House Second Readers
Jan/31/2018 - House First Readers
Jan/30/2018 - House Hopper
Footnotes
2/28/2018 Modified Structured Rule
Votes
Mar/29/2018 - House Vote #882Yea(158)Nay(1)NV(18)
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Mar/21/2018 - Senate Vote #649Yea(50)Nay(0)NV(4)
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Feb/28/2018 - House Vote #618Yea(169)Nay(1)NV(5)
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