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Rep. LaRiccia Appointed to Executive Committee of the Southern Georgia Regional Transportation Roundtable

ATLANTA – State Representative Kevin Tanner (R-Dawsonville), Chairman of the House Transportation Committee, recently appointed State Representative Dominic LaRiccia (R-Douglas) to serve on the Executive Committee of the Southern Georgia Regional Transportation Roundtable. This committee will discuss Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) implementation within Rep. LaRiccia’s district. (more…)

Speaker Ralston Announces Members of the House Commission on Transit Governance & Funding

ATLANTA – Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) today announced the members of the House Commission on Transit Governance & Funding. This commission, which was created during the recent legislative session by House Resolution 848, will study Georgia’s transit needs and analyze ways for the state to adequately plan and provide for those needs. (more…)

Governor Signs Legislation to Address Opioid Abuse Sponsored by Rep. Tanner

ATLANTA – State Representative Kevin Tanner (R-Dawsonville) today announced that House Bill 249 was signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal on Thursday, May 4, 2017. This legislation, sponsored by Rep. Tanner, includes methods to address opioid abuse in Georgia. (more…)

Speaker Ralston Announces Members of the House Rural Development Council

ATLANTA – Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) today announced the members of the House Rural Development Council. This council, which was created during the recent legislative session, will work with rural communities to find ways to encourage economic growth. (more…)

Rep. Kevin Tanner Named Chairman of House Transportation Committee

ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments named State Representative Kevin Tanner (R-Dawsonville) as the Chairman of the House Transportation Committee.  Rep. Tanner will also serve as the Secretary on the Intragovernmental Coordination Committee and as a member on the Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, and the Education, Natural Resources & Environment and Special Rules committees. (more…)