Skip Navigation LinksGeorgia General Assembly > Legislation
Skip navigation links
House Calendars
Senate Calendars
House Daily
Senate Daily
Senate Privileged Resolutions
Advanced Search
House First Readers
Senate First Readers
House Prefiles
Senate Prefiles
Signed by Governor
Georgia Code
General Statutes Summary
House Votes
Senate Votes
Display Legislation 
Georgia General Assembly > Legislation
This information is not for the current session!
2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 269
Drivers' licenses; provide definitions; background checks; provisions
Sponsored By
Sponsored In Senate By
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to drivers' licenses, so as to provide for definitions; to provide that a driver granted a license due to an impairment of his or her parent or guardian must be accompanied while driving; to provide a definition of immediate family; to amend Chapter 16 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Department of Driver Services, so as to grant authority to the commissioner to conduct background checks for certain applicants; to amend Chapter 8 of Title 42 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to probation, so as to exempt certain transactions relating to ignition interlock devices from subject matter jurisdiction requirement; to repeal conflicting laws; to provide for related matters; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jan/01/2012 - Effective Date
May/11/2011 - Act 89
May/11/2011 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/26/2011 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/14/2011 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Apr/14/2011 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
Apr/12/2011 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Apr/12/2011 - Senate Third Read
Mar/30/2011 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/30/2011 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/16/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/16/2011 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/14/2011 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/14/2011 - House Third Readers
Mar/01/2011 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/22/2011 - House Second Readers
Feb/17/2011 - House First Readers
Feb/16/2011 - House Hopper
3/14/2011 Withdrawn from the Rules Calendar and recommitted to Rules Committee; 3/16/2011 Modified Structured Rule; 4/14/2011 House agrees to the Senate substitute as House amended; 4/14/2011 Senate agrees to House amendment to Senate substitute
Apr/14/2011 - Senate Vote #394Yea(46)Nay(2)NV(4)
Apr/14/2011 - House Vote #362Yea(170)Nay(2)NV(4)
Apr/12/2011 - Senate Vote #329Yea(49)Nay(1)NV(5)
Mar/16/2011 - House Vote #205Yea(171)Nay(4)NV(5)
Mar/14/2011 - House Vote #165Yea(127)Nay(41)NV(6)
Past Versions