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2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 256
9-1-1 system; regulation of charges on prepaid wireless services; provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 4 of Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 46 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the emergency telephone number 9-1-1 system, so as to provide for the comprehensive regulation of 9-1-1 charges on prepaid wireless services; to provide for imposition, collection, and distribution of such charges; to provide for procedures, conditions, and limitations; to provide for powers, duties, and authority of counties, municipalities, and the state revenue commissioner; to repeal certain provisions relating to prepaid wireless service; to provide for related matters; to provide for effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/11/2011 - Effective Date
May/11/2011 - Act 96
May/11/2011 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/20/2011 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/12/2011 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Apr/12/2011 - Senate Third Read
Mar/29/2011 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/28/2011 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/16/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/14/2011 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/14/2011 - House Third Readers
Mar/03/2011 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/17/2011 - House Second Readers
Feb/16/2011 - House First Readers
Feb/15/2011 - House Hopper
3/14/2011 Modified Structured Rule
Apr/12/2011 - Senate Vote #326Yea(51)Nay(2)NV(2)
Mar/14/2011 - House Vote #159Yea(161)Nay(2)NV(10)
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