Legislative Tracker

Votes in February 2017

Title Caldwell Yea Nay Did not vote Excused Date
HB 38 Motor vehicles; issuance of a noncommercial Class C and Class M driver’s license; provide Yea 169 0 7 4 2/1/2017
HB 49 Livestock dealers and auctions; license and surety requirements; update Yea 170 3 3 4 2/1/2017
SR 132 Adjournment Resolution Vote Yea 174 0 2 4 2/1/2017
02 February 2017 Local Legislation Calendar Yea 164 0 8 8 2/2/2017
HB 58 Motor vehicles; reference date to federal regulations regarding the safe operation of commercial motor vehicles and carriers; update Yea 160 0 12 8 2/2/2017
HB 88 Superior courts; qualifications for judges; revise Yea 165 0 11 4 2/7/2017
HB 14 Courts; sheriff to collect and deposit certain fees; provide Yea 167 0 8 5 2/7/2017
HB 146 Fire departments; purchase and maintain certain insurance coverage for firefighters; require Yea 171 1 1 6 2/7/2017
HB 127 Insurance; nonprofit medical and hospital service corporations; revise provisions Yea 162 0 0 0 2/8/2017
HB 39 Real estate professionals; disciplinary actions and sanctions; change certain provisions Yea 163 0 0 0 2/8/2017
HB 74 Insurance; life risk-based capital trend test to comply with accreditation standards; change Yea 166 0 0 0 2/8/2017
HB 76 Superior courts; change certain requirements and certifications for certain maps, plats, and plans for filing with clerk; provisions Yea 166 0 0 0 2/8/2017
HB 92 Insurance; automobile or motorcycle policies; expand definition of policy Yea 164 0 0 0 2/8/2017
HB 176 Agriculture, Department of; enter into agreements with the federal government to enforce provisions of certain federal laws; authorize Yea 172 2 0 0 2/9/2017
HB 126 Courts; Judicial Qualifications Commission; change provisions Yea 176 0 0 0 2/9/2017
HB 64 Protection and Guarantee of Service for Health Insurance Consumers Act; enact Did not vote 174 1 4 2 2/9/2017
HB 75 Social services; certain records from disclosure; exclude Yea 173 0 7 2 2/9/2017
February 10th 2017 Local Legislation Calendar Yea 0 0 0 0 2/10/2017
HB 154 Dental hygienists; perform certain functions under general supervision; authorize Yea 163 0 0 0 2/10/2017
HB 83 Firefighters’ Pension Fund; invest up to 10 percent in real estate; provide Yea 164 0 0 0 2/10/2017
HB 84 Firefighters’ Pension Fund; invest up to 10 percent in alternative investments; provide Yea 162 0 0 0 2/10/2017
SB 70 Hospital Medicaid Financing Program; sunset provision; extend Yea 152 14 0 0 2/10/2017
February 14th 2017 Local Legislation Calendar Did not vote 0 0 0 0 2/14/2017
HB 42 Elections; election superintendents to correct mistakes and omissions on ballots for a primary or election; authorize Yea 0 0 0 0 2/14/2017
HB 143 Financial institutions; provide for definitions; provisions Yea 0 0 0 0 2/14/2017
HB 169 Charlton County; probate judge; provide nonpartisan elections Yea 0 0 0 0 2/14/2017
HB 183 Community Affairs, Department of; Georgia Geospatial Advisory Council; recreate Yea 0 0 0 0 2/14/2017
AGREE SEN SUB AS AMENDED – HB 43 Supplemental appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017 Yea 171 1 0 0 2/14/2017
February 16th 2017 Local Legislation Calendar Yea 0 0 0 0 2/16/2017
HB 73 Income tax credit; incentives to promote the revitalization of rural Georgia downtowns; provide Yea 0 0 0 0 2/16/2017
HB 160 Mass transportation; create Georgia Commission on Transit Governance and Funding, provisions Yea 0 0 0 0 2/16/2017
HB 198 Elementary and secondary education; influenza vaccine; provide information Yea 0 0 0 0 2/16/2017
HB 125 Sales and use tax; certain tangible personal property sold or used to maintain a boat; create exemption Nay 0 0 0 0 2/16/2017
HB 214 Crimes and offenses; consistent punishment for the unlawful manufacture, sale or distribution of a proof of insurance document; provide Yea 0 0 0 0 2/16/2017
HB 1 Georgia Space Flight Act; enact Yea 0 0 0 0 2/16/2017
HB 231 Controlled substances; Schedules I, II, IV and V; change certain provisions Yea 0 0 0 0 2/16/2017
HB 138 Superior courts; fifth judge of the Northeastern Judicial Circuit; provide Yea 0 0 0 0 2/17/2017
HB 9 Crimes and offenses; use of device to film under or through person’s clothing under certain circumstances; prohibit Yea 0 0 0 0 2/17/2017
HB 44 General appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018 Yea 167 1 0 0 2/17/2017
HB 250 Foster homes; employee with satisfactory fingerprint records check in past 24 months exempt from additional background check; provide Yea 159 0 13 8 2/21/2017
HB 254 Emanuel County; Board of Education; provide nonpartisan elections for members Nay 125 34 13 8 2/21/2017
HB 257 Local government authorities; register with Department of Community Affairs; require Yea 160 2 10 8 2/21/2017
HB 174 Insurance; insurer’s medium of payment of policy or contractual obligations; expand Yea 162 2 9 7 2/21/2017
HB 210 Health; certain specimen collection stations and blood banks are not considered clinical laboratories; provide Yea 162 0 11 7 2/21/2017
HB 206 The Pharmacy Audit Bill of Rights; certain audits conducted by the Department of Community Health; remove exception; provisions Yea 166 0 7 7 2/21/2017
February 22nd 2017 Local Legislation Calendar Yea 155 0 0 0 2/22/2017
HB 41 Architects; allow certain students to take examination; change qualifications Yea 170 1 3 6 2/22/2017
HB 168 Upper Oconee Basin Water Authority; abolish Upper Oconee Resource Management Commission Yea 170 0 3 7 2/22/2017
HB 238 Ad valorem tax; use of property for solar power generation; provide exception to a breach of covenants Yea 170 0 3 7 2/22/2017
HB 243 Minimum wage; require additional pay to employees based on schedule changes; preempt local government mandates Yea 115 55 3 7 2/22/2017
HB 262 Insurance; standalone dental plans; exempt from requirement of printed directories for certain entities Yea 172 0 1 7 2/22/2017
HB 303 State Commission on Family Violence; terms and qualifications of members; change provisions Yea 157 0 15 8 2/22/2017
HB 247 Sales and use tax; machinery used to mix or transport concrete; exempt Yea 158 4 0 0 2/22/2017
HB 290 Ad valorem tax; definitions related to exemption of certain agricultural equipment; revise Yea 163 1 4 12 2/22/2017
HB 150 State Road and Tollway Authority; failure to pay tolls; place hold on motor vehicle registration Nay 143 21 0 0 2/22/2017
HB 40 Evidence; confidentiality of certain medical information of animals within a veterinarian’s care; provide exception Yea 165 0 4 11 2/22/2017
HB 37 Education; private postsecondary institutions in Georgia shall not adopt sanctuary policies; provide Yea 112 57 0 0 2/22/2017
HB 86 Domestic relations; definition of sexual abuse; expand Yea 168 0 0 0 2/22/2017
HB 268 Elections; time period for certification of election officials; provide Yea 111 57 5 7 2/23/2017
February 23rd 2017 Local Legislation Calendar Yea 0 0 0 0 2/23/2017
HB 205 Mining and drilling; regulate exploration and extraction of gas and oil; provisions Yea 162 1 0 0 2/23/2017
HB 305 Domestic relations; category of third parties who may be awarded custody in certain circumstances; add stepparents Yea 0 0 0 0 2/23/2017
HB 134 Sales and use tax; special district mass transportation; provisions Nay 106 58 0 0 2/23/2017
HB 93 Sales and use tax; no interest shall be paid on refunds; provisions Yea 167 0 5 8 2/23/2017
HB 153 Council on American Indian Concerns; attach to Department of Natural Resources Yea 138 0 33 9 2/23/2017
HB 222 HOPE; members of Georgia National Guard and reservists meet residency requirement; provide Yea 148 0 22 10 2/23/2017
HB 239 Low-voltage Contractors, Division of; require continuing education; authorize Nay 42 117 0 0 2/23/2017
HB 162 Income tax; transfer of setoffs by the Administrative Office of the Courts; revise procedures Yea 158 0 0 0 2/23/2017
HB 246 Elementary and secondary education; annual fitness assessment program; repeal sunset provision Nay 144 16 6 14 2/23/2017
HB 199 Income tax credit; interactive entertainment companies; change certain provisions Yea 158 3 8 11 2/24/2017
HB 283 Revenue and taxation; Internal Revenue Code and Internal Revenue Code of 1986; revise definitions Yea 165 0 4 11 2/24/2017
HB 148 Educating Children of Military Families Act; enact Yea 168 0 1 11 2/24/2017
HB 136 Drivers’ licenses; demarcation of a valid driver’s license, permit, or identification card; provide Yea 159 5 5 11 2/24/2017
HB 157 Medical advertising; certain certifying organizations; revise certain criteria Yea 0 0 0 0 2/24/2017
HB 237 Public Education Innovation Fund Foundation; receive private donations for grants to public schools; provisions Yea 165 1 3 11 2/24/2017
HB 241 Cove’s Law; enact Yea 163 0 6 11 2/24/2017
HB 159 Domestic relations; adoption; substantially revise general provisions Yea 0 0 0 11 2/24/2017
HB 157 Medical advertising; certain certifying organizations; revise certain criteria Yea 167 1 1 11 2/24/2017
HB 203 Breach of restrictive covenants; provide accrual periods of rights of action; provisions Yea 166 0 3 11 2/24/2017
HB 312 Employees’ Retirement System of Georgia; Board of Trustees; include a qualified Roth contribution program in compensation plans Yea 167 0 2 11 2/24/2017
HB 224 Quality Basic Education Act; military student may attend any school in local system; provide Yea 167 0 2 11 2/24/2017
February 27th 2017 Local Legislation Calendar Yea 0 0 0 0 2/27/2017
HB 265 Income tax; credit for establishing or relocating quality jobs; revise provisions Yea 155 4 10 11 2/27/2017
HB 301 Income tax; certain physicians; delete deduction to create new credit; provisions Yea 162 0 7 11 2/27/2017
HB 405 Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency; establish state-wide system to facilitate the transport and distribution of essentials in commerce during a state of emergency; require Yea 163 0 6 11 2/27/2017
HB 279 Domestic relations; name change requested by victim of family violence; provide separate process Yea 163 0 6 11 2/27/2017
HB 308 Domestic relations; child support; enact provisions recommended by Georgia Child Support Commission Yea 164 0 5 11 2/27/2017
HB 264 Georgia World Congress Center Authority; revenue bond capacity; increase Yea 159 4 6 11 2/27/2017
HB 116 Juvenile Code; provide superior court with exclusive original jurisdiction for cases involving aggravated assault; provisions Yea 130 36 4 10 2/27/2017
HB 213 Crimes and offenses; sale, manufacture, delivery, or possession of fentanyl within the prohibition of trafficking certain drugs; include Yea 161 5 5 9 2/27/2017
HB 343 Criminal procedure; certain outdated terminology; replace Yea 168 0 3 9 2/27/2017
HB 427 Physicians and Health Care Practitioners for Rural Areas Assistance Act; enact Yea 167 1 4 8 2/27/2017
HB 293 Evidence; procedure relating to child’s testimony of sexual contact or physical abuse; provide effective date Yea 161 2 10 7 2/27/2017
HB 124 Public assistance; fraud; revisions Yea 131 39 4 6 2/28/2017
HB 87 Corporations, partnerships, and associations; multiple-year registrations for certain types of business organizations; provide Yea 167 3 4 6 2/28/2017
HB 323 Code Revision Commission; revise, modernize, correct errors or omissions of said Code Yea 167 0 8 5 2/28/2017
HB 319 Habeas corpus; maximum amount counties may be reimbursed for certain costs; increase Yea 169 0 6 5 2/28/2017
HB 322 Military; war veterans; change definition Yea 170 0 5 5 2/28/2017
HB 276 The Pharmacy Patient Fair Practices Act; enact Yea 172 0 4 4 2/28/2017
HB 204 Ad valorem tax; property tax bills shall not include nontax related fees or assessments; provide Yea 111 61 4 4 2/28/2017
HB 360 Prescription drugs; expedited partner therapy for patients with venereal diseases; provisions Yea 132 36 8 4 2/28/2017
HB 260 Special license plates; Georgia Electric Membership Corporation; establish Yea 172 0 2 6 2/28/2017
HB 422 Veterans Service, Department of; nonprofit corporation as a public foundation; authorize incorporation Yea 150 0 24 6 2/28/2017
HB 382 Georgia Commission on Women; place under Department of Public Health administration Yea 159 0 15 6 2/28/2017
HB 234 Motor vehicles; drivers stop at crosswalks with user activated rectangular rapid-flash beacons; require Yea 165 0 9 6 2/28/2017
HB 287 Special license plates; honoring service members killed in action; provide at no cost to eligible family members Yea 167 0 7 6 2/28/2017
HB 217 Income tax credit; certain scholarship organizations; increase amount of the aggregate cap on contributions Yea 111 62 1 6 2/28/2017

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