HB 0002MonitorGeorgia Constitutional Carry Act of 2019; enactMatt Gurtler
2/6/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All Courts
HB 0004MonitorGeneral Assembly; general appropriations bills be voted upon separately by each chamber by department budget unit; requireMatt Gurtler
3/4/2019House - House Second ReadersAppropriations
09. All CourtsBudget
HB 0005MonitorGeorgia Prospective Employer Act; enactPark Cannon
1/16/2019House - House Second ReadersIndustry and Labor
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0009MonitorChiropractic practice; lien on a cause of action accruing to an injured person for the costs of care and treatment of injuries arising out of the cause of action; allowKaren Mathiak
1/17/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
Civil
HB 0017MonitorCrimes and offenses; smoking inside vehicle when a person under 13 is present; provide for offenseSandra Scott
1/29/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksCrimes
HB 0018MonitorElections; automatic registration of voters who obtain, renew, or change their name or address on a driver's license or identification card; provideSandra Scott
1/8/2019House Prefiled
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0019MonitorHousing, public accommodations and employment; comprehensive state civil rights law protecting individuals from discrimination; provideSandra Scott
2/8/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0020MonitorCrimes and Offenses; persons convicted of family violence offenses cannot possess or carry firearms; provideDebra Bazemore
1/16/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
03. Superior Courts09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0021MonitorGwinnett Judicial Circuit; additional judge of the superior court; provideChuck Efstration
4/2/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
HB 0024MonitorPublic officers; members of state and local boards, authorities, commissions shall be appointed by an elected official or officials; requireVernon Jones
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedGovernmental Affairs
09. All CourtsLocal
HB 0025MonitorContracts; provide military service members civil relief concerning certain contractual obligations due to circumstances of active dutyDave Belton
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryVeterans, Military and Homeland Security
HB 0027MonitorElections; method for certain small municipalities to shorten the advance voting period for municipal elections and runoffs; provideDave Belton
1/28/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElectionsLocal
HB 0028MonitorGriffin Judicial Circuit; additional judge of the superior court; provideKaren Mathiak
5/6/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
03. Superior Courts11. Superior Court Clerks
HB 0029MonitorSkidaway Island, City of; compliance with constitutional requirements; provideJesse Petrea
2/15/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsLocal
HB 0030HotSupplemental appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019David Ralston
3/12/2019Effective DateAppropriationsAppropriations
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksBudget
HB 0031HotGeneral appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020David Ralston
5/10/2019Effective DateAppropriationsAppropriations
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksBudget
HB 0033MonitorWeapons carry license; extension of time for the renewal of a license for certain service members serving on active duty outside of the state; provideEddie Lumsden
7/1/2019Effective DatePublic Safety and Homeland SecurityVeterans, Military and Homeland Security
06. Probate CourtsLicenses
HB 0038MonitorCrimes and offenses; theft; define a termRhonda Burnough
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0043MonitorSexual offenses; persons with supervisory or disciplinary authority; revise crime of sexual assaultEd Setzler
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary - Non-Civil
03. Superior Courts09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0044MonitorSupplemental appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019David Ralston
1/29/2019House - House Second ReadersAppropriations
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksBudget
HB 0045MonitorSupplemental appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019David Ralston
1/29/2019House - House Second ReadersAppropriations
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksBudget
HB 0046MonitorGeneral appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020David Ralston
1/29/2019House - House Second ReadersAppropriations
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksBudget
HB 0047MonitorGeneral appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020David Ralston
1/29/2019House - House Second ReadersAppropriations
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksBudget
HB 0052MonitorClay County; judge of Probate Court shall also serve as magistrate of the Magistrate Court; provideGerald Greene
4/2/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate CourtsLocal
HB 0053MonitorEducation; freedom of religious speech for students and faculty members in public schools; provideKasey Carpenter
1/30/2019House - House Second ReadersEducation
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0055MonitorCrimes and offenses; prohibit printing or production of certain firearms produced by means of three-dimensional printing; provideRoger Bruce
1/30/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
03. Superior CourtsCrimes
HB 0058MonitorCrimes and offenses; prohibit persons convicted of misdemeanor crimes of family violence from receiving, possessing, or transporting firearmsRhonda Burnough
1/30/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All CourtsCrimesDomestic Relations Sentencing
HB 0064MonitorProtecting Military Children Act; enactBrian Prince
7/1/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
HB 0070MonitorGuardian and ward; guardian and conservators of minors and adults; revise provisionsChuck Efstration
1/1/2020Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
06. Probate CourtsCivil
HB 0071MonitorLawful Expression of Speech Act; enactScot Turner
1/30/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivilElections
HB 0073MonitorPublic officers and employees; prohibition of persons engaged in bail bond business from serving in certain elected offices; reviseMarc Morris
1/30/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
09. All Courts
HB 0074MonitorRide share network services and transportation referral services; disallowing ride share drivers who are weapons carry license holders from carrying or possessing weapons in a vehicle that is used for purposes of the ride share network service; prohibitScot Turner
1/30/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All CourtsLicenses
HB 0075MonitorMotor vehicles; clarify when the driver of a vehicle need not stop upon meeting or passing a school busBill Hitchens
1/30/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
HB 0077MonitorPublic assistance; fraud and related offenses; redesignate code section and revise terminologyDavid Clark
1/30/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
HB 0079MonitorBlind persons; child custody matters; provisionsCarl Gilliard
5/2/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
03. Superior Courts05. Juvenile CourtsDomestic Relations
HB 0080MonitorChild Support Cooperation Act of 2019; enactWilliam Werkheiser
2/5/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsDomestic Relations
HB 0081MonitorContracts; certain restrictive covenants regarding information technology employees; prohibitTodd Jones
2/5/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0082MonitorCourts; veterans court divisions; allow discretionary admittance to such court for presentence dispositionsMandi Ballinger
2/5/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0088MonitorC.J.'s Law; enactMable Thomas
2/5/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
11. Superior Court ClerksCrimesSentencingTraffic Law
HB 0091MonitorHospitals and health care facilities; Federal Bureau of Investigation to retain fingerprints when an agency or entity is participating in the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's program; allowAndrew Welch
10/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
09. All Courts
HB 0092HotGeorgia Municipal Courts Training Council; training hours completed by a municipal court judge in excess of those required may carry over to the following year; provideDale Rutledge
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciarySpecial Judiciary
08. Municipal Courts
HB 0095MonitorJenkins County; appointment of deputy magistrates; provideButch Parrish
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
07. Magistrate CourtsLocal
HB 0097MonitorSwainsboro, City of; corporate limits; change provisionsButch Parrish
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
HB 0098MonitorMotor vehicles; uniform traffic citation and complaint form issued after a certain date shall include a method for noting offense by motor vehicle or a bicycle; requirePark Cannon
2/6/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
Traffic Law
HB 0103MonitorCrimes and offenses; restrictions on contingency fee compensation of an attorney appointed to represent the state in forfeiture actions; change provisionsScot Turner
2/6/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0107MonitorCivil practice; change burden of proof required for civil forfeiture proceedingsScot Turner
2/6/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0108MonitorClayton County; State Court; provide rotation of office of chief judgeRhonda Burnough
2/11/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
04. State CourtsLocal
HB 0111MonitorGeorgia Uniform Civil Forfeiture Act; criminal proceedings for which there was an acquittal or dismissal in such criminal proceeding; require reporting on property and proceeds forfeitedScot Turner
2/6/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0113MonitorMotor vehicles; prohibit license and instruction permit holders from using a stand-alone electronic device or wireless telecommunications device while drivingJohn Carson
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
HB 0117MonitorElections; county superintendent may permit any elector of the county to vote in any precinct of the county which such elector chooses in a primary, election, or runoff under certain conditions; provideRoger Bruce
2/6/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0118MonitorCrimes and offenses; transmitting a false alarm; revise offenseMarc Morris
7/1/2019Effective DatePublic Safety and Homeland SecurityJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0120MonitorBell-Forsyth Judicial Circuit; Superior Court judges; increase salary supplementMarc Morris
7/1/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
03. Superior CourtsLocalRetirement & Compensation
HB 0122MonitorFirearms; license holders carrying and possession of weapons in buildings or real property owned or leased to public institutions of postsecondary education; revoke authorization in certain mannersRobert Trammell
2/7/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All CourtsLicenses
HB 0124MonitorCentralhatchee, Town of; provide for a municipal courtRandy Nix
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsLocal
HB 0125MonitorBowdon, City of; provide for a municipal courtRandy Nix
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsLocal
HB 0127MonitorEchols County; Probate Court; extend time for collecting technology feeJohn Corbett
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate CourtsCourt TechnologyFees, Fines and ForfeituresLocal
HB 0129MonitorCrimes and offenses; knowingly selling or furnishing knuckles to a person under age of 18 years; provide for an exceptionRon Stephens
2/7/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0134HotCounty law libraries; repeal a population provision regarding the disposition of law library funds in certain countiesBonnie Rich
5/7/2019Effective DateJudiciarySpecial Judiciary
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksFees, Fines and Forfeitures
HB 0135MonitorAuthorized Electronic Monitoring in Long-term Care Facilities Act; enactDemetrius Douglas
2/7/2019House - House Second ReadersHuman Relations and Aging
HB 0137MonitorCrimes and offenses; persons convicted of family violence offenses cannot possess or carry firearms; provideDebra Bazemore
2/7/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
06. Probate Courts09. All CourtsCrimesLicenses
HB 0165MonitorCrimes and offenses; investigative and fingerprint based criminal history check requirements of persons submitting weapons carry license and renewal license applications; reviseRobert Trammell
2/8/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
06. Probate CourtsLicenses
HB 0171MonitorMotor vehicles; use of mounts on windshields for the support of wireless telecommunications devices and stand-alone electronic devices under certain circumstances; allowTimothy Barr
3/26/2019Senate - Senate Notice to ReconsiderPublic Safety and Homeland SecurityPublic Safety
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
HB 0174MonitorMotor vehicles; proper display of license plates; provideDavid Wilkerson
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedMotor Vehicles
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
HB 0175MonitorState government; prohibit display of monuments or memorabilia related to the Confederate States on public property except for museums and Civil War battlefieldsRenitta Shannon
2/8/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
HB 0176MonitorElections; any agency that utilizes applications to provide services or assistance to persons in this state shall provide voter registration applications; provideRenitta Shannon
2/8/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
Elections
HB 0177MonitorCivil practice; certain actions arising from burial of construction waste or materials; change when statute of limitations shall accrueMichael Caldwell
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0202MonitorPenal institutions; commissioner of corrections to report certain information; requireJesse Petrea
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All Courts
HB 0207MonitorKameron Dunmore Act; enactBilly Mitchell
2/11/2019House - House Second ReadersMotor Vehicles
06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal CourtsTraffic Law
HB 0210MonitorElections; revise times for opening and closing of pollsDonna McLeod
2/12/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0211MonitorElections; types of acceptable identification for voting; provideDonna McLeod
2/12/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0213MonitorGeorgia Hemp Farming Act; enactJohn Corbett
5/10/2019Effective DateAgriculture and Consumer AffairsAgriculture and Consumer Affairs
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0217MonitorCrimes and offenses; employees and agents of syringe services programs are not subject to certain offenses relating to hypodermic syringes and needles; provideHouston Gaines
7/1/2019Effective DateHealth and Human ServicesHealth and Human Services
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0222MonitorElections; nonpartisan general election; change dateDonna McLeod
2/12/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0226MonitorCourts; additional penalty for violation of traffic laws or ordinances under Joshua's Law; extend sunsetDominic Lariccia
7/1/2019Effective DateMotor VehiclesPublic Safety
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencingTraffic Law
HB 0227MonitorInsurance; discrimination against victims of family violence to include victims of sexual assault; expand prohibitionsSpencer Frye
7/1/2019Effective DateInsuranceInsurance and Labor
09. All CourtsCivilTort
HB 0228MonitorMarriage; change minimum age from 16 to 17 and require any person who is 17 to have been emancipatedAndrew Welch
7/1/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
06. Probate Courts09. All CourtsLicenses
HB 0229MonitorLaw enforcement agencies; retention of a person's involuntary hospitalization information; change provisionsDebbie Buckner
2/12/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
06. Probate Courts
HB 0234MonitorAnti-Human Trafficking Protective Response Act; enactChuck Efstration
3/5/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
09. All CourtsDomestic Relations
HB 0239MonitorGeorgia Business Court; establishChuck Efstration
5/7/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
01. Supreme Court02. Court of Appeals03. Superior Courts04. State CourtsCivil
HB 0240MonitorEast Dublin, City of; new term for mayor pro tempore; provideJames Hatchett
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsLocal
HB 0246MonitorEvidence; revise manner by which depositions taken at the instance of state are paidDeborah Silcox
3/21/2019Senate - Senate Passed/Adopted As AmendedJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
09. All Courts
HB 0247MonitorCrimes and offenses; battery against a person 65 years of age or older; repeal an enhanced penaltyDeborah Silcox
3/22/2019Senate - Senate Read Second TimeJudiciarySpecial Judiciary
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0248MonitorElections; delivery of absentee ballots to disabled electors; provideKimberly Alexander
2/13/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0249MonitorElections; prompt notice shall be provided to electors of the rejection of their absentee ballots; provideKimberly Alexander
2/13/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0250MonitorElections; procedures for processing voter registration applications; provideKimberly Alexander
2/13/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0251MonitorElections; persons who may assist electors in voting; reviseKimberly Alexander
2/13/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0252MonitorElections; same day registration and voting; provideKimberly Alexander
2/13/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0256MonitorControlled substances; certain persons shall be allowed to possess such substances only while in usual course of business or employment; provideMitchell Scoggins
2/13/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0257HotCouncil of Magistrate Court Judges; organization and provide for officers; increase authorityMitchell Scoggins
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciarySpecial Judiciary
07. Magistrate Courts
HB 0258MonitorCriminal procedure; add aggravated sexual battery to the list of offenses for which the statute of limitations is tolled if the victim is younger than 16 years of ageWilliam Boddie
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All Courts11. Superior Court ClerksCrimesSentencing
HB 0259MonitorGeorgia Crime Information Center; provide criminal history record information to the Sexual Offender Registration Review BoardMandi Ballinger
2/28/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0260MonitorCrimes and offenses; home invasion in the first degree to incorporate family violence battery; revise offenseMandi Ballinger
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsCrimesDomestic Relations
HB 0261MonitorSexual Offender Registration Review Board; change name of board; change provisionsMandi Ballinger
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0262MonitorDeath investigations; coroner or county medical examiner is authorized in an additional circumstance to conduct an investigation; provideSheila Nelson
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
HB 0267MonitorCriminal procedure; death penalty shall not be imposed if the only evidence of the defendant's guilt is the testimony of a single eyewitness; provideBilly Mitchell
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
03. Superior CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0268MonitorCriminal procedure; record restriction for individuals convicted of certain felonies and misdemeanors under certain circumstances; provideBilly Mitchell
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0270MonitorElections; certain driver's licenses and identification cards shall not be proper identification for presentation to a poll worker; provideJeff Jones
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0275MonitorElections; persons may register to vote at age 16 but shall not vote until 18; provideCarolyn Hugley
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0278MonitorUniform Civil Forfeiture Procedure Act; require the conclusion of criminal proceedings prior to civil forfeiture proceedingsScot Turner
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivilCrimes
HB 0280MonitorPenal institutions; restraints on pregnant inmates under certain circumstances; prohibit useTeri Anulewicz
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
HB 0281MonitorCrimes and offenses; pimping and pandering; increase penalty provisionsTeri Anulewicz
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
03. Superior Courts09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0282MonitorCriminal procedure; increase amount of time that law enforcement agencies are required to preserve certain evidence of sexual assaultScott Holcomb
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0283MonitorGeorgia Voting Rights Act; enactScott Holcomb
2/14/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0284MonitorCobb County; Magistrate Court chief judge; provide nonpartisan electionsJohn Carson
4/2/2019Effective DateGovernmental AffairsState and Local Governmental Operations
07. Magistrate CourtsLocal
HB 0285MonitorCobb County; probate judge; provide nonpartisan electionsJohn Carson
4/2/2019Effective DateGovernmental AffairsState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate Courts
HB 0288MonitorSuperior courts; revise the sums that the clerks are entitled to charge and collect for filing documents and instruments pertaining to real estate or personal propertyAlan Powell
1/1/2020Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
03. Superior Courts11. Superior Court ClerksFees, Fines and Forfeitures
HB 0295MonitorCivil practice; conclusion of criminal proceedings prior to civil forfeiture proceedings; requireScot Turner
2/15/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0296MonitorHall County; Northeastern Judicial Circuit; revise term of Superior CourtLee Hawkins
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
03. Superior CourtsLocal
HB 0299MonitorElections; time period allowing for public comment on precinct realignments; extendCaMia Hopson
2/15/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0303MonitorCrimes and offenses; anachronistic terms; removeJosh McLaurin
2/15/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksCrimes
HB 0304MonitorPutnam County; Magistrate Court; revise number, manner of selection, and compensation of the judgesTrey Rhodes
4/2/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
07. Magistrate CourtsLocal
HB 0307MonitorThe Abandoned Motor Vehicle Act; enactAlan Powell
5/7/2019Effective DateMotor VehiclesJudiciary
07. Magistrate Courts09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0308MonitorState government; public records shall not be held exclusively by private entity; provisionsJason Ridley
2/19/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
09. All Courts
HB 0309MonitorLaw enforcement officers and agencies; restriction of criminal history records for convictions of certain misdemeanors and felonies after the completion of the sentence and payment of any restitution; provideGregg Kennard
2/19/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0311MonitorState government; waiver of sovereign immunity as to actions ex contractu and state tort claims; provisionsAndrew Welch
5/10/2019Veto V5JudiciaryJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivilTort
HB 0316MonitorElections; definitions; provide for uniform equipment and ballot marking devicesBarry Fleming
4/2/2019Effective DateGovernmental AffairsEthics
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0317MonitorCollection receptacles; transfer jurisdiction of removal petition from superior court to city or municipal courtDewayne Hill
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary
03. Superior Courts08. Municipal Courts
HB 0318MonitorJuvenile Code; create treatment program within juvenile court relating to the prevention and treatment of substance abuseRoger Bruce
2/19/2019House - House Second ReadersJuvenile Justice
05. Juvenile CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0324MonitorGeorgia's Hope Act; enactMicah Gravley
7/1/2019Effective DateRegulated IndustriesRegulated Industries and Utilities
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0331MonitorDomestic relations; family violence to include certain acts between persons through whom a past or present pregnancy has developed or persons in a past or present dating relationship for the granting of protective orders %26amp; other relief; revise definitionsMandi Ballinger
2/20/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
03. Superior Courts04. State CourtsDomestic Relations
HB 0334MonitorCourts; compensation of various local government officials; modifyDavid Knight
2/20/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts11. Superior Court ClerksRetirement & Compensation
HB 0340MonitorCriminal procedure; revise provisions regarding when and under what circumstances persons accused of crimes may be released on their own recognizanceMicah Gravley
2/20/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
03. Superior Courts04. State Courts06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal Courts
Criminal Justice Reform
HB 0341MonitorCrimes and offenses; reproduction of recorded material; update terminologyMatt Dollar
3/21/2019Senate - Senate Read Second TimeJudiciary - Non-CivilScience and Technology
03. Superior CourtsCrimes
HB 0342MonitorMotor vehicles; issuance of a traffic citation to a vehicle owner in lieu of the individual operating the motor vehicle in certain instances; provideMatt Dollar
3/26/2019Senate - Senate Read Second TimeMotor VehiclesPublic Safety
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
HB 0345MonitorPenal institutions; pregnant female inmates or a female inmate who is in the immediate postpartum period; provide prohibited practicesSharon Cooper
10/1/2019Effective DateHealth and Human ServicesHealth and Human Services
BudgetFees, Fines and Forfeitures
HB 0346MonitorProperty; prohibit retaliation by a landlord against a tenant for taking certain actionsSharon Cooper
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
07. Magistrate Courts
HB 0359MonitorCriminal procedure; terminology used in determining whom to arrest; reviseScott Holcomb
2/21/2019House - House Second ReadersJuvenile Justice
03. Superior CourtsCrimesDomestic Relations
HB 0361MonitorCrimes and offenses; training requirement for certain persons making application for a weapons carry license or renewal license; providePedro Marin
2/21/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
06. Probate CourtsLicenses
HB 0363MonitorState government; reasonable access to public services for non-English speakers; requirePedro Marin
2/21/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
HB 0364MonitorCrimes and offenses; authorize second chances under conditional discharge for controlled substances violations under certain circumstancesWilliam Boddie
2/21/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
03. Superior Courts04. State Courts06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal Courts
CrimesSentencing
HB 0371MonitorUniform rules of the road; securing or containing of live animals in the back of motor vehicles operated on certain highways; requireKarla Drenner
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedAgriculture and Consumer Affairs
04. State Courts06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal CourtsCivil
Traffic Law
HB 0381HotChild support; defined terms and terminology, grammar, and punctuation; revise and correctChuck Efstration
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
03. Superior CourtsCivilDomestic Relations
HB 0384MonitorWeapons; firearms stored or kept within a home be secured in a locked container; requireMichael Wilensky
2/22/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0387MonitorProperty; liens in favor of private, nonprofit, volunteer fire departments for instances of fire services that are requested by property owners; provideEddie Lumsden
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0393MonitorIncome tax; deduction for child support payments made pursuant to a court order to a custodial parent under certain circumstances; allowDonna McLeod
2/22/2019House - House Second ReadersWays and Means
09. All CourtsCivilDomestic Relations Fees, Fines and Forfeitures
HB 0394MonitorUniform rules of the road; certain personnel employed by or volunteering for law enforcement agencies or fire departments to assist in directing and regulating the flow of traffic; authorizeGinny Ehrhart
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedPublic Safety and Homeland Security
Traffic Law
HB 0396MonitorCrimes and offenses; unlawful for a person with intent to defraud a creditor's rights to deed or otherwise transfer title to real property to another person without the knowledge or consent of such other person; provideDale Washburn
3/4/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciaryJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0398MonitorUniform rules of the road; local authorities to regulate the operation of bicycles upon sidewalks by persons under the age of 16 or with disabilities; allowMichael Smith
2/22/2019House - House Second ReadersTransportation
Traffic Law
HB 0404MonitorCobb County; Superior Court; restyle the executive assistant and the executive secretary of the clerk as administrative managersJohn Carson
2/22/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
03. Superior Courts11. Superior Court ClerksLocal
HB 0415MonitorMotor vehicles; issuance of identification cards to persons completing a term of incarceration; provideGregg Kennard
2/25/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
Licenses
HB 0417MonitorLaw enforcement officers and agencies; comprehensive regulation of trauma scene cleanup services; provideAlan Powell
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedPublic Safety and Homeland Security
HB 0418MonitorChild Victim Act of 2019; enactTeri Anulewicz
2/25/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivilTort
HB 0424MonitorCrimes and offenses; include certain sex crimes into the definition of criminal gang activityDeborah Silcox
4/18/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0426MonitorCriminal procedure; imposition of punishment for crimes involving bias or prejudice; revise criteriaChuck Efstration
3/8/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0433MonitorElections; new voting systems for use in this state; provideScott Holcomb
2/25/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate CourtsElections
HB 0435MonitorGeorgia Red Flag Protective Order Act; enactMatthew Wilson
2/26/2019House - House Second ReadersPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All CourtsDomestic Relations Judicial Council/AOC
HB 0438MonitorJuvenile Code; conduct of hearings; change provisionsMandi Ballinger
2/26/2019House - House Second ReadersJuvenile Justice
05. Juvenile Courts
HB 0439MonitorCourts; juvenile court judges shall be elected by electors of the judicial circuit in which the judge is to serve; provideMandi Ballinger
2/26/2019House - House Second ReadersJuvenile Justice
05. Juvenile CourtsElections
HB 0440MonitorJuvenile Code; juvenile court to include children who are under the age of 18 years; change jurisdictionMandi Ballinger
2/26/2019House - House Second ReadersJuvenile Justice
05. Juvenile CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0441MonitorJuvenile Code; treatment program within the juvenile court relating to the prevention and treatment of substance abuse; createRoger Bruce
2/26/2019House - House Second ReadersJuvenile Justice
05. Juvenile CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0454MonitorMotor vehicles; operation of motorized mobility devices; provideKevin Tanner
7/1/2019Effective DateTransportationPublic Safety
HB 0466MonitorElections; clerks of state courts and clerks of superior courts; provide nonpartisan electionsJohn Carson
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedGovernmental Affairs
11. Superior Court Clerks12. All Court ClerksElectionsLocal
HB 0467MonitorCobb County; clerk of the Superior Court; provide nonpartisan electionsJohn Carson
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedGovernmental Affairs
11. Superior Court ClerksElectionsLocal
HB 0468MonitorCobb County; clerk of the State Court; provide nonpartisan electionsJohn Carson
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedGovernmental Affairs
04. State Courts12. All Court ClerksElectionsLocal
HB 0469MonitorProperty; vehicle immobilization devices or boots to be applied to motor vehicles on private property under certain circumstances; allowMatt Dollar
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedPublic Safety and Homeland Security
09. All CourtsCivilCrimes
HB 0470MonitorLaw enforcement officers and agencies; analysis and collection of DNA for individuals charged with a felony offense but sentenced as a first offender or under conditional discharge; provideSteven Sainz
4/28/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
HB 0471MonitorMotor vehicles; implied consent notices; reviseSteven Sainz
4/28/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilPublic Safety
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
HB 0472MonitorJuvenile Code; procedures concerning removal considerations; reviseAlbert Reeves
4/18/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
05. Juvenile Courts
HB 0478MonitorSocial services; improvements to the operation of the child abuse registry; provideMandi Ballinger
1/1/2020Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
Domestic Relations
HB 0479MonitorHidden Predator Act of 2019; enactHeath Clark
2/27/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivilTort
HB 0481MonitorLiving Infants Fairness and Equality (LIFE) Act; enactEd Setzler
1/1/2020Effective DateHealth and Human ServicesScience and Technology
CivilCrimesTort
HB 0483MonitorControlled substances; Schedules I, IV, and V; change certain provisionsRon Stephens
5/7/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilHealth and Human Services
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0485MonitorCourts; judicial accounting; change the judicial operations fund fee and provide for a sunsetAndrew Welch
2/27/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsFees, Fines and Forfeitures
HB 0489MonitorCrimes and offenses; cruelty to children in the second and third degrees; reviseDarlene Taylor
2/28/2019House - House Second ReadersJuvenile Justice
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0492MonitorProperty; dispossessory proceedings; require applications for execution of a writ of possession be made within 30 days of issuance of the writ unless good cause is shownBonnie Rich
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciarySpecial Judiciary
07. Magistrate CourtsCivil
HB 0497MonitorTrusts; qualified self-settled spendthrift trusts; establishBonnie Rich
2/28/2019House - House Second ReadersBanks and Banking
06. Probate CourtsCivil
HB 0502MonitorCivil practice; continuances for members of the Board of Regents and the Attorney General; reviseAndrew Welch
5/7/2019Effective DateJudiciarySpecial Judiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0514MonitorGeorgia Mental Health Reform and Innovation Commission; createKevin Tanner
7/1/2019Effective DateHealth and Human ServicesHealth and Human Services
01. Supreme Court02. Court of Appeals03. Superior Courts04. State Courts05. Juvenile Courts
06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal Courts09. All Courts13. Accountability Courts
HB 0520MonitorElections; change date of nonpartisan general electionsHouston Gaines
3/1/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
01. Supreme Court02. Court of Appeals03. Superior Courts04. State Courts06. Probate Courts
07. Magistrate CourtsElections
HB 0528MonitorGeorgia Crime Information Center; record restriction for individuals convicted of certain felonies and misdemeanors under certain circumstances; provideMandi Ballinger
3/1/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
03. Superior Courts04. State CourtsCrimes
HB 0530MonitorEducation; prohibit parents or guardians from withdrawing or removing a child from a public school for the purpose of avoiding compliance with laws relating to mandatory attendance, school discipline, parental involvement, or parental responsibilitiesBill Hitchens
7/1/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeEducation and Youth
05. Juvenile Courts
HB 0534MonitorUpson County; Probate Court; authorize assessment and collection of a technology feeKen Pullin
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate CourtsLocal
HB 0543MonitorDomestic relations; equitable caregivers; provideChuck Efstration
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryJudiciary
03. Superior Courts05. Juvenile CourtsDomestic Relations
HB 0544MonitorMental health; procedures regarding emergency involuntary treatment; reviseChuck Efstration
3/1/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
03. Superior Courts06. Probate CourtsCivil
HB 0546MonitorCrimes and offenses; offense of criminal abortion; provideJodi Lott
3/1/2019House - House Second ReadersHealth and Human Services
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0549MonitorGeorgia Crime Information Center; fees associated with filing for record restrictions or the inspection and correction of criminal records; reduceSandra Scott
3/4/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsFees, Fines and Forfeitures
HB 0550MonitorControlled substances; possession of certain quantities of marijuana constitute a misdemeanor; provideSandra Scott
3/4/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
HB 0551MonitorControlled substances; kratom; provisionsDewayne Hill
4/26/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilHealth and Human Services
09. All CourtsCrimes
HB 0555MonitorCriminal procedure; add public child welfare case manager to the people for whom arrest warrants may be issued only by certain judicial officersKasey Carpenter
3/5/2019House - House Second ReadersJuvenile Justice
09. All CourtsDomestic Relations
HB 0566MonitorState government; provide notice of meetingsJeff Jones
3/7/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
HB 0568MonitorElections; judges of probate courts, chief magistrate judges and certain other magistrate judges; provide nonpartisan electionsDavid Wilkerson
3/8/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
09. All CourtsElections
HB 0570MonitorState government; sports betting in this state; provideRon Stephens
3/8/2019House - House Second ReadersRegulated Industries
HB 0571MonitorBen Hill County; Magistrate Court chief judge; provide nonpartisan electionsClay Pirkle
4/30/2019Effective DateGovernmental AffairsState and Local Governmental Operations
07. Magistrate CourtsLocal
HB 0572MonitorBen Hill County; probate judge; provide nonpartisan electionsClay Pirkle
4/30/2019Effective DateGovernmental AffairsState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate CourtsLocal
HB 0576MonitorCourts; distribution priority of partial payments of fines, bond forfeitures, and costs; provideRicky Williams
3/8/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksFees, Fines and Forfeitures
HB 0582MonitorDomestic relations; pet animal care plan in marriage dissolution proceedings; createBilly Mitchell
3/11/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HB 0584MonitorCobb County; Superior Court; restyle the executive assistant and the executive secretary of the clerk as administrative managersJohn Carson
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
03. Superior Courts11. Superior Court ClerksLocal
HB 0587MonitorMableton, City of; Cobb County; incorporateErica Thomas
3/11/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedIntragovernmental Coordination
08. Municipal CourtsLocal
HB 0594MonitorWaverly Hall, Town of; Municipal Court; authorize assessment and collection of a technology feeDebbie Buckner
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsFees, Fines and ForfeituresLocal
HB 0595MonitorJenkins County; Probate Court judge; provide nonpartisan electionsButch Parrish
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate CourtsElectionsLocal
HB 0596MonitorWashington County; State Court; authorize assessment and collection of a technology feeMack Jackson
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
04. State CourtsLocal
HB 0605MonitorHealth; registered sex offender to notify each nursing home to which the offender has applied to become a resident; requirePatty Bentley
3/14/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
HB 0607MonitorChatham County; State Court judges; provide for an accountability court supplementRon Stephens
7/1/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
04. State CourtsLocalRetirement & Compensation
HB 0610MonitorCarroll County; Magistrate Court; authorize to charge a technology fee for each conviction of a traffic or ordinance violationJ Collins
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
07. Magistrate CourtsCourt TechnologyFees, Fines and ForfeituresLocal
HB 0613MonitorFlovilla, City of; municipal court; dissolveSusan Holmes
7/1/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsLocal
HB 0616MonitorPolk County; grand jury shall not be required to be impaneled on the first day of each term; provideTrey Kelley
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
Local
HB 0617MonitorHaralson County; grand jury shall not be required to be impaneled on the first day of each term; provideTrey Kelley
4/30/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
Local
HB 0631MonitorButts County; courthouse; provide that fees collected are for maintenanceSusan Holmes
5/6/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
09. All CourtsFees, Fines and ForfeituresLocal
HB 0633MonitorMonroe, City of; municipal court; authorize assessment and collection of a technology feeHugh Williamson
3/26/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsCourt TechnologyFees, Fines and ForfeituresLocal
HB 0640MonitorWare County; superior court clerk shall also be state court clerk; provideJohn Corbett
1/1/2020Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
03. Superior Courts04. State Courts11. Superior Court ClerksLocal
HB 0644MonitorPooler, City of; Municipal Court; authorize assessment and collection of a technology feeBill Hitchens
5/6/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsCourt TechnologyFees, Fines and ForfeituresLocal
HB 0659MonitorRetirement and pensions; age of eligibility for retirement benefits for appellate court judges; decreaseTrey Kelley
3/25/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary
01. Supreme Court02. Court of AppealsRetirement & Compensation
HB 0663MonitorGeorgia Judicial Retirement System; membership for certain persons employed in certain full time positions requiring admission to the State Bar of Georgia as a condition of employment; requireChuck Efstration
3/26/2019House - House Second ReadersRetirement
01. Supreme Court02. Court of Appeals03. Superior Courts04. State Courts05. Juvenile Courts
06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal Courts09. All CourtsRetirement & Compensation
HB 0664MonitorGeorgia Judicial Retirement System; membership for certain persons employed in certain full time positions requiring admission to the State Bar of Georgia as a condition of employment; requireBarry Fleming
3/26/2019House - House Second ReadersRetirement
01. Supreme Court02. Court of Appeals03. Superior Courts04. State Courts05. Juvenile Courts
06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal Courts09. All CourtsRetirement & Compensation
HB 0678MonitorRichmond County; Probate Court; change compensation of judgeHenry Howard
7/1/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental Coordination
06. Probate CourtsLocalRetirement & Compensation
HB 0694MonitorDeKalb County; clerk of the Superior Court; require that tax parcel identification number information be included on documents recorded in the real property recordsBilly Mitchell
5/7/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental Coordination
03. Superior Courts11. Superior Court ClerksLocal
HB 0699MonitorEmployees' Retirement System; certain former members of the Georgia Judicial Retirement System may elect to resume active membership in the Georgia Judicial Retirement System upon obtaining certain employment; provideBarry Fleming
3/28/2019House - House Second ReadersRetirement
09. All CourtsRetirement & Compensation
HR 0001MonitorNathan Deal Judicial Center; naming the forthcoming new state appellate judicial complexDavid Ralston
5/7/2019Effective DateState PropertiesState Institutions and Property
09. All Courts
HR 0002MonitorConstitution of the United States; prohibit use of poll taxes; ratify amendmentScot Turner
1/28/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All Courts
HR 0004MonitorConstitution of the United States; repeal 18th Amendment regarding prohibition; ratify amendmentScot Turner
1/17/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All Courts
HR 0008MonitorElected officials; office shall be declared vacant upon official qualifying for certain other offices; provide - CASandra Scott
1/29/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
06. Probate Courts09. All CourtsElections
HR 0016MonitorUnited States Constitution; proposed Amendment; ratifyBilly Mitchell
1/16/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
HR 0017MonitorUnited States Constitution; amendment regarding presidential succession and disability; ratifyScot Turner
1/17/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary
HR 0047MonitorHouse Study Committee on the Decriminalization of Traffic Violations; createSandra Scott
1/29/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciary - Non-Civil
09. All CourtsSentencingTraffic Law
HR 0097MonitorJoint session; message from Chief Justice of the Supreme CourtJon Burns
2/5/2019Senate - Senate Read and Adopted
09. All Courts12. All Court Clerks
HR 0138MonitorFederal government; oversee election changes in Georgia under the Voting Rights Act of 1965; urgeRenitta Shannon
2/8/2019House - House Second ReadersGovernmental Affairs
HR 0164MonitorGeneral Assembly; dedication of revenues derived from fees or taxes to the public purpose for which such fees or taxes were imposed; authorize - CAJay Powell
3/25/2019Senate - Senate Passed/Adopted By SubstituteWays and MeansAppropriations
BudgetFees, Fines and Forfeitures
HR 0585MonitorHouse Study Committee on Gang and Youth Violence Prevention; createCarl Gilliard
3/29/2019House - House Passed/AdoptedJuvenile Justice
SB 0001Monitor"C.J.'s Law"; penalty for hit and run accidents that result in serious injury; provideElena Parent
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
03. Superior CourtsCrimesSentencing
SB 0006MonitorCorrectional Institutions of the State and Counties; use of unmanned aircraft systems to deliver or attempt to deliver contraband to a place of incarceration; prohibitKay Kirkpatrick
7/1/2019Effective DatePublic Safety and Homeland SecurityPublic Safety
09. All CourtsCrimes
SB 0009MonitorInvasion of Privacy; sexual extortion; prohibit; definitions; elements of the crime; provideHarold Jones
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksCrimesSentencing
SB 0010MonitorControlled Substances; possession of certain quantities of marijuana constitute a misdemeanor; provideHarold Jones
1/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksCrimesSentencing
SB 0011MonitorQualifications of Electors; convictions for offenses involving the purchase, possession, or control of certain controlled substances; provideHarold Jones
1/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimesElectionsSentencing
SB 0015Monitor"Keeping Georgia's Schools Safe Act"John Albers
5/10/2019Veto V7EducationPublic Safety
SB 0022MonitorAbsentee Voting; increased privacy and security to electors in mailing absentee ballots to the board of registrars; provideDonzella James
1/17/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredEthics
06. Probate CourtsElections
SB 0023MonitorTrailers or Semitrailers; movement on any highway unless engaged in the pickup or delivery of persons or property; prohibitDonzella James
1/28/2019Senate - Senate Withdrawn Bill/Res ConsiderationPublic Safety
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
SB 0024MonitorMotor Vehicles; registration of certain electric personal assistive mobility devices; requireDonzella James
1/17/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
SB 0025MonitorRules of the Road; when driver of a vehicle need not stop upon meeting or passing a school bus; clarifyBill Heath
2/15/2019Effective DatePublic Safety and Homeland SecurityPublic Safety
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
SB 0026MonitorEmployees' Retirement System of Georgia; prior service as a member of Georgia Defined Contribution Plan; creditable service; provideWilliam Ligon
1/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredRetirement
SB 0029MonitorWaiver of Immunity for Motor Vehicle Claims; definition to clarify sheriff, deputy sheriff, other agent, servant, or employee of sheriff's office; includeHarold Jones
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciarySpecial Judiciary
09. All CourtsCivilTort
SB 0030MonitorElections; State Election Board shall provide by rule or regulation for the electronic return of absentee ballots of Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act by fax or email; provideKay Kirkpatrick
1/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredEthics
06. Probate CourtsElections
SB 0031MonitorLaw Enforcement Officers and Agencies; performing any duty at the scene of an emergency; law enforcement officers shall not be liable; clarifyMichael Rhett
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryPublic Safety
09. All CourtsCivilTort
SB 0032MonitorTorts; conditions upon immunity from civil liability in instances of rendering emergency care; provideKay Kirkpatrick
3/25/2019House - House Third Reading LostJudiciarySpecial Judiciary
09. All CourtsCivilTort
SB 0033MonitorCarrying and Possession of Firearms; carrying of weapons in government buildings; prohibitEmanuel Jones
1/30/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
09. All CourtsCrimes
SB 0035MonitorSex Offenders; residing near their victims and such victims' immediate family members; prohibitLester Jackson
1/30/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
SB 0037MonitorStatute of Frauds; clarify that a mutual agreement to modify an existing promise, agreement, contract; shall be in writing and subject to statute of fraudsWilliam Ligon
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciaryBanking and Financial Institutions
09. All CourtsCivil
SB 0038HotCourts; electronic filing requirements of superior and state courts; certain types of filings; excludeWilliam Ligon
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciaryJudiciary
03. Superior Courts04. State Courts11. Superior Court Clerks12. All Court ClerksCourt Technology
SB 0039MonitorDisposition of Property Seized; law enforcement agencies the option to destroy or sell certain firearms; provideLester Jackson
1/30/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
Crimes
SB 0040MonitorSexual Assault By Persons with Supervisory or Disciplinary Authority; sexual contact between an employee and student enrolled at such school; prohibitLester Jackson
1/30/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
03. Superior Courts09. All CourtsCrimesSentencing
SB 0045Monitor"Rural Georgia Jobs and Growth Act"Brandon Beach
2/25/2019Senate - Senate Read Second TimeEconomic Development and Tourism
03. Superior Courts09. All CourtsCivilCrimes
SB 0049Monitor"Georgia Prospective Employer Act"Nan Orrock
2/5/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredInsurance and Labor
09. All CourtsCivil
SB 0050MonitorCarrying and Possession of Handguns; authorization by license holders in certain buildings; public institutions of postsecondary education; repealSally Harrell
2/6/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
09. All CourtsLicenses
SB 0051MonitorState and Other Flags; local governments may relocate, remove, conceal, obscure, or alter certain monuments; provideElena Parent
2/6/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredGovernment Oversight
SB 0052MonitorCode Revision Commission; statutory portion of said Code; revise, modernize, correct errors or omissions in and reenactWilliam Ligon
5/12/2019Effective DateCode RevisionJudiciary
09. All Courts
SB 0058MonitorAttorney General; written approval that allows for a private person to bring a civil action regarding false taxpayer claims; eliminate requirementZahra Karinshak
3/11/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciaryJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
SB 0059MonitorWiretapping, Eavesdropping; it shall be legal to intercept a wire, oral, or electronic communication if all parties consent to such interception; provideJeff Mullis
2/6/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
SB 0063MonitorLaw Enforcement Officers and Agencies; standard by which state, county, and local law enforcement agencies authorize the engagement of vehicular pursuits; provideGail Davenport
2/7/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
SB 0064MonitorJuvenile Code; certain acts; offense of a terroristic threat as a Class B designated felony act; includeWilliam Ligon
2/7/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
05. Juvenile Courts09. All CourtsCrimes
SB 0073MonitorPeace Officers' Annuity and Benefit Fund; fees collected in criminal and quasi-criminal cases prior to adjudication of guilt; provideTyler Harper
7/1/2019Effective DateRetirementRetirement
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksFees, Fines and Forfeitures
SB 0077MonitorState Flag, Seal, and other Symbols; additional protections for government statues; provideJeff Mullis
4/26/2019Effective DateGovernmental AffairsGovernment Oversight
SB 0078MonitorCarrying and Possession of Firearms; training requirement for the issuance of a weapons carry license; provideEmanuel Jones
2/8/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
06. Probate CourtsTraffic Law
SB 0084MonitorWeapons Carry License; payment of a fee only for the issuance; provideGregory Kirk
2/11/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
06. Probate CourtsFees, Fines and ForfeituresLicenses
SB 0093MonitorSuperior Court of the Cherokee Judicial Circuit; supplement to be paid to each judge of such circuit; changeBruce Thompson
6/1/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
03. Superior CourtsLocalRetirement & Compensation
SB 0098MonitorElections and Primaries; ranked voting for runoffs by overseas citizens and military personnel; authorizeJesse Stone
2/14/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredEthics
06. Probate CourtsElections
SB 0104MonitorResuscitation; parental requirement for consent; reviseChuck Payne
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciaryJudiciary
SB 0105Monitor'Georgia Firearms and Weapons Act'Jennifer Jordan
2/14/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
09. All CourtsCrimes
SB 0110MonitorCourts; State-wide Business Court; pursuant to the Constitution of this state; establishJesse Stone
4/2/2019House - House Conference Committee Report AdoptedJudiciaryJudiciary
01. Supreme Court02. Court of Appeals03. Superior Courts04. State Courts09. All Courts
Civil
SB 0111MonitorMagistrate Court of Dooly County; judge of the Probate Court of Dooly County shall also serve as the chief magistrate; provideGregory Kirk
5/6/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate CourtsLocal
SB 0121MonitorPrescription Drug Monitoring Program Data Base; length of time prescription information is retained from two years to five years; increaseLarry Walker
7/1/2019Effective DateJudiciary - Non-CivilHealth and Human Services
SB 0130MonitorOffice of Probate Judge of Johnson County; future nonpartisan elections; provideJesse Stone
1/1/2020Effective DateGovernmental AffairsState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate CourtsElectionsLocal
SB 0136MonitorMagistrate Courts; statutory requirements for officers and the executive committee of the Council of Magistrate Court Judges; removeBurt Jones
2/21/2019Senate - Senate Withdrawn Bill/Res Consideration
07. Magistrate Courts
SB 0147MonitorPublic Officials' Conduct and Lobbyist Disclosure; illegal for an elected official of a local government to register as a lobbyist; provideEmanuel Jones
2/21/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredEthics
SB 0148MonitorEquipment of Motor Vehicles; safety belts required as equipment, safety restraints for children; provisions; reviseRandy Robertson
2/21/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
12. All Court ClerksCivilTraffic Law
SB 0150MonitorCrimes and Offenses; persons convicted of misdemeanor crimes of family violence receiving, possessing, transporting a firearm; prohibitJennifer Jordan
3/5/2019Senate - Senate Read Second TimeJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimesDomestic Relations
SB 0153MonitorTrauma Scene Cleanup Services; comprehensive regulation; provideTyler Harper
5/10/2019Veto V13Regulated IndustriesRegulated Industries and Utilities
SB 0155MonitorTorts; damages; an action to recover damages from death or injury only actual amounts paid for health care services/treatment be recoverable; provideBill Cowsert
2/22/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
03. Superior Courts04. State CourtsCivil
SB 0158Monitor"Anti-Human Trafficking Protective Response Act"Brian Strickland
7/1/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
03. Superior Courts04. State Courts09. All CourtsCrimes
SB 0159MonitorMotor Vehicles and Traffic; operation of motorized mobility devices; provideSteve Gooch
3/1/2019Senate - Senate Withdrawn %26amp; RecommittedTransportation
04. State Courts06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal CourtsTraffic Law
SB 0164MonitorBonds and Recognizances; when and under what circumstances persons accused of crimes may be released on their own recognizance; provisions; reviseBill Cowsert
2/25/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
03. Superior Courts04. State Courts06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts08. Municipal Courts
Criminal Justice Reform
SB 0166Monitor"Georgia Enhanced Penalties for Hate Crimes Act"Lester Jackson
2/25/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All CourtsCrimes
SB 0167MonitorRelative Search by DFCS; foster placement for a child adjudicated as a dependent; determine such child's permanency plan; provideMatt Brass
7/1/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
03. Superior Courts05. Juvenile CourtsDomestic Relations
SB 0169Monitor"Woman's Right to Know Act"; chemical abortion under voluntary and informed consent requirements; includeBruce Thompson
2/25/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredHealth and Human Services
SB 0171MonitorCourts, Primaries and Elections, and Ad Valorem Taxation; compensation of various local government officials; modifyJohn Wilkinson
5/8/2019Act 310Governmental AffairsState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate Courts11. Superior Court ClerksRetirement & Compensation
SB 0174MonitorRetirement and Pension Systems; definition of public employment related crime; reviseEllis Black
2/25/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredRetirement
Retirement & Compensation
SB 0180MonitorMagistrate Courts; increase in the minimum compensation for chief magistrates; provideBurt Jones
2/26/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredState and Local Governmental Operations
07. Magistrate CourtsRetirement & Compensation
SB 0186MonitorTrusts; qualified self-settled spendthrift trusts; establishBill Cowsert
3/11/2019House - House Second ReadersJudiciaryBanking and Financial Institutions
06. Probate CourtsCivil
SB 0187MonitorGeorgia Crime Information Center; judicial procedure for purging a person's involuntary hospitalization information; provideElena Parent
2/26/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
06. Probate CourtsLicenses
SB 0190MonitorChild Custody Intrastate Jurisdiction Act; party may bring a counterclaim for contempt in response to a complaint seeking a change of legal or physical custody; provideJohn Kennedy
7/1/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeJudiciary
03. Superior Courts05. Juvenile CourtsDomestic Relations
SB 0191MonitorCourts; law assistants as law clerks and staff attorneys; renameJohn Kennedy
3/7/2019House - House Second ReadersRetirementJudiciary
01. Supreme Court02. Court of Appeals03. Superior Courts
SB 0194MonitorWar on Terrorism Local Assistance; Code Section 36-75-11; repealElena Parent
2/27/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredState and Local Governmental Operations
SB 0196MonitorElections and Primaries; new voting systems for use in elections in this state; definitions; qualifications of such systems; provideHarold Jones
2/27/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredEthics
06. Probate CourtsElections
SB 0203MonitorCivil Actions; limitations; retroactive application of certain limitations of actions; prohibitJohn Kennedy
2/27/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil
SB 0208MonitorDrivers Licenses; implied consent notices; reviseRandy Robertson
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary - Non-CivilPublic Safety
09. All CourtsTraffic Law
SB 0213MonitorCampaign Contributions; content of and certain reporting times for certain campaign disclosure reports; reviseBill Heath
7/1/2019Effective DateGovernmental AffairsEthics
09. All CourtsElections
SB 0221Monitor"The Religious Freedom Restoration Act"Marty Harbin
2/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivilTort
SB 0222MonitorCriminal Procedure; Georgia Council on Criminal Justice Reform; createJesse Stone
4/2/2019House - House Withdrawn, RecommittedJudiciary - Non-CivilJudiciary
03. Superior Courts04. State Courts05. Juvenile Courts06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts
08. Municipal Courts09. All Courts12. All Court Clerks13. Accountability CourtsCriminal Justice Reform
SB 0223MonitorControlled Substances; legislative findings; definitions; identification of a standard level of kratom alkoloids and establish recommended dosages; provideJeff Mullis
2/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredHealth and Human Services
09. All CourtsCrimes
SB 0224MonitorCrimes and Offenses; carrying of weapons in judicial courts by weapons carry license holders; provisions; reviseTyler Harper
3/1/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All Courts12. All Court ClerksCrimes
SB 0225MonitorJuvenile Code; in conformity with the federal Social Security Act and the Family First Prevention Services Act; bring provisionsLarry Walker
5/7/2019Effective DateJuvenile JusticeHealth and Human Services
05. Juvenile Courts
SB 0228Monitor"Child Victim Act of 2019"Burt Jones
3/1/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivilTort
SB 0229MonitorCourts; parental accountability court divisions to provide alternative adjudication to the traditional judicial system; createRandy Robertson
3/5/2019Senate - Senate Read Second TimeJudiciary
03. Superior Courts13. Accountability CourtsCivilDomestic Relations
SB 0232Monitor'Controlled Substances Therapeutic Relief Act'Sheikh Rahman
3/4/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredHealth and Human Services
09. All CourtsCrimes
SB 0234MonitorJudge of Probate Court; shall also serve as chief magistrate judge of the Magistrate Court of Atkinson County on and after January 1, 2021; provideTyler Harper
5/6/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate CourtsLocal
SB 0238MonitorGun Shop Security ActDonzella James
3/8/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredPublic Safety
SB 0240MonitorIncorporation of Municipal Corporations; no municipal charter shall be enacted where a portion of the proposed corporate boundary was ever part of existing municipality; provideJeff Mullis
3/13/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredState and Local Governmental Operations
08. Municipal CourtsLocal
SB 0247MonitorMagistrate Court of Troup County; technology fee for conviction of traffic or ordinance violation; chargeMatt Brass
5/6/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
07. Magistrate CourtsFees, Fines and ForfeituresLocalTraffic Law
SB 0249MonitorPeace Officers' Annuity and Benefit Fund; amount of monthly dues paid; increase; amounts collected from fines; reviseJohn Albers
3/21/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredRetirement
03. Superior Courts04. State Courts05. Juvenile Courts06. Probate Courts07. Magistrate Courts
08. Municipal Courts12. All Court Clerks13. Accountability CourtsCrimesFees, Fines and Forfeitures
Retirement & Compensation
SB 0250MonitorState Court of Fulton County; appointment of associate judges and their compensation; provideJennifer Jordan
5/7/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
04. State CourtsLocalRetirement & Compensation
SB 0252MonitorClerk of Superior Court of Twiggs County; authority to fix compensation of employees of Clerk's office; provideDavid Lucas
6/1/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
11. Superior Court ClerksLocalRetirement & Compensation
SB 0253MonitorJudge of Probate Court of Twiggs County; authority to fix court employee compensation; provideDavid Lucas
6/1/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate CourtsLocalRetirement & Compensation
SB 0263MonitorProbate Court of Troup County; technology fee and uses; charge and specifyMatt Brass
5/6/2019Effective DateIntragovernmental CoordinationState and Local Governmental Operations
06. Probate CourtsCourt TechnologyLocal
SB 0265MonitorTowaliga Judicial Circuit; allocation of expenses of such supplements to the counties composing such circuit; change method of calculatingBurt Jones
3/26/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredState and Local Governmental Operations
03. Superior CourtsLocalRetirement & Compensation
SB 0269MonitorSexual Offender Registration Review Board; revise definition; persons classified as sexually dangerous predators who fail to report; penalty; provideChuck Payne
3/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
03. Superior CourtsCrimes
SB 0270MonitorRetirement Benefits; appellate court judges; age of eligibility; decreaseJohn Kennedy
3/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredRetirement
01. Supreme Court02. Court of AppealsRetirement & Compensation
SB 0271MonitorLaw Assistants; rename as law clerks and staff attorneysJohn Kennedy
3/28/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredRetirement
01. Supreme Court02. Court of Appeals03. Superior CourtsRetirement & Compensation
SR 0055MonitorUnited States Constitution; ratify an AmendmentNan Orrock
1/30/2019Senate - Senate Read and ReferredJudiciary
09. All CourtsCivil