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SB 0131 - Georgia Major Airport Authority Act
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Tracking Level: Neutral
Sponsor: Burt Jones (R)
Last Action: 3/28/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Senate Committee: Transportation
House Committee: Rules
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

This bill named the "Georgia Major Airport Authority Act" creates a state authority to control Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The legislation includes that the for reasons of safety, security, economy and efficiency, the public welfare of this state is best served by having a state authority in place to oversee major airports.

The Senate studied this issue in 2018 and the final report of the Senate Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Operations and Authority Creation Study Committee can be found here

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