Legislative Tracker

HB 228 Marriage; change minimum age from 16 to 17 and require any person who is 17 to have been emancipated

Voted on Tuesday February 26, 2019

Michael Caldwell's thoughts

This bill raises the age for marriage in Georgia from 16 to 17 if the 17 year old is emancipated.

More information on legis.ga.gov

Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 158 92.4% Majority Vote
Nay 13 7.6%
Did not vote 0 0%
Excused 0 0%

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