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2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 240
Motor Vehicles; create a new class; personal transportation vehicles; definition; exception; rights/duties of drivers; rules of the road
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to motor vehicles and traffic, so as to create a new class of motor vehicles to be known as personal transportation vehicles; to provide for a definition; to provide an exception; to provide for rights and duties of drivers of personal transportation vehicles; to provide for rules of the road; to provide for local ordinances regulating personal transportation vehicles; to provide for operation of such vehicles on the public highways; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jan/01/2012 - Effective Date
May/05/2011 - Act 59
May/05/2011 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/26/2011 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/14/2011 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/31/2011 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/31/2011 - House Third Readers
Mar/28/2011 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/22/2011 - House Second Readers
Mar/21/2011 - House First Readers
Mar/16/2011 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/16/2011 - Senate Third Read
Mar/14/2011 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/11/2011 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/08/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/07/2011 - Senate Hopper
4/14/2011 Senate agrees to House substitute
Apr/14/2011 - Senate Vote #390Yea(45)Nay(4)NV(4)
Mar/31/2011 - House Vote #257Yea(159)Nay(4)NV(8)
Mar/16/2011 - Senate Vote #190Yea(48)Nay(2)NV(2)
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