Legislation Sponsored by Emanuel Jones (12)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 3/16/2020

SB 0007 NeutralBoard of Ethics of DeKalb County; change a definition Emanuel Jones
5/13/2019 Effective Date Intragovernmental Coordination State and Local Governmental Operations -
Intern 2 Local Legislation
SB 0033 SupportGuns - Prohibit in Government Buildings Emanuel Jones
1/30/2019 Senate Read and Referred -Public Safety -
Firearms/Carry Laws General County Government Todd Edwards
This legislation prohibits the carrying guns/weapons in government buildings. 
SB 0034 NeutralGuns - Prohibit Those with Certain Disabilities from Obtaining License Emanuel Jones
1/30/2019 Senate Read and Referred -Judiciary -
Firearms/Carry Laws General County Government Todd Edwards
This bill prohibits those diagnosed with mental disabilities, within 10 years preceding their applications, from obtaining weapons carry licenses.  An exception is made if the individual submits a sworn statement from a psychologist or psychiatrist that the applicant is mentally competent.  This also applies to the transfer or sale of a firearm.     
SB 0053 NeutralCounty Board of Education of DeKalb County; boundaries of an independent school system are not extended by annexation; provide Emanuel Jones
5/10/2019 Veto V8 Intragovernmental Coordination State and Local Governmental Operations -
Intern 2 Local Legislation
SB 0078 NeutralGuns - Training Required Prior to Obtaining a Weapons Carry License Emanuel Jones
2/8/2019 Senate Read and Referred -Public Safety -
Firearms/Carry Laws Todd Edwards
This legislation requires an individual to complete training before obtaining a Georgia weapons carry license.  Effective December 31, 2019, the training must have been completed at least three years prior to applying for the license.  The "handgun education program" is to be conducted by the Georgia Department of Public Safety.  Those having obtained a license prior to Dec. 31, 2019, are not required to undergo the training.      
SB 0147 EvaluatingCounty Commissioners' Lobbying Restriction Emanuel Jones
2/21/2019 Senate Read and Referred -Ethics -
General County Government Todd Edwards
This bill prohibits elected city, county and school officials from registering as a lobbyist if he or she is compensated for the lobbying activities other than by their salary from their respective city, county or school district.  
SB 0256 NeutralStockbridge Public Facilities Authority; create Emanuel Jones
5/6/2019 Effective Date Intragovernmental Coordination State and Local Governmental Operations -
Local Legislation
SB 0300 SupportElections - State to Provide Local Grants for Voting Rights Education Emanuel Jones
1/16/2020 Senate Read and Referred -Government Oversight -
2020/01/17 Report Elections General County Government Todd Edwards
This bill authorizes the Georgia Department of Community Affairs to provide grants (subject to state appropriation) to local governments to implement local voting rights awareness and education programs.  The grants and programs cannot be used to support any particular party, candidate or issue on the ballot.  
SB 0422 NeutralCity of Stonecrest in DeKalb County; elected officials forfeiting office; a provision; modify Emanuel Jones
2/24/2020 Senate Read and Referred -State and Local Governmental Operations -
Local Legislation
SB 0469 NeutralCity of Stonecrest in DeKalb County; mayor from the city council; remove Emanuel Jones
3/2/2020 Senate Read and Referred -State and Local Governmental Operations -
Local Legislation
SB 0470 NeutralCounty Board of Education of DeKalb County; boundaries of certain independent school systems; annexation; approved in a local Act; provide Emanuel Jones
3/2/2020 Senate Read and Referred -State and Local Governmental Operations -
Local Legislation
SB 0471 NeutralCounty Board of Education of DeKalb County; boundaries of certain independent school systems; annexation; approved in a separate local law; provide Emanuel Jones
3/2/2020 Senate Read and Referred -State and Local Governmental Operations -
Local Legislation
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