Archive for February, 2016

Rep. Spencer’s Georgia Spaceflight Act Passes House


ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives today passed House Bill 734, the Georgia Spaceflight Act (GSA), sponsored by State Representative Jason Spencer (R-Woodbine) by a vote of 164-8. The bill would define procedures for spaceflight activity in Georgia. (more…)

Bill to Establish Eligibility Requirements for Public Boards, Commissions & Authorities Passes House

ATLANTA – State Representative Brad Raffensperger (R-Johns Creek) today announced that House Bill 781 passed the Georgia House of Representatives on Friday, February 26, 2016.  (more…)

Rep. Waites’ Fallen Heroes Legislation Passes out of Committee


ATLANTA – State Representative Keisha Waites (D-Atlanta) today commented on House Bill 54, the Fallen Heroes Bill, which recently unanimously passed the House Higher Education Committee. (more…)

Landon Dunson Act Passes the House

ATLANTA – State Representative Valencia Stovall (D-Lake City) today commented on House Bill 614, also known as the Landon Dunson Act, which passed the Georgia House of Representatives on Wednesday, February 24. HB 614 is Rep. Stovall’s first bill to receive a vote in the House and will now go to the Senate for consideration. 


Rep. Park Cannon Receives Committee Assignments for the 2015-2016 Legislative Term

ATLANTA – Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) named State Representative Park Cannon (D-Atlanta) to the Code Revision, Human Relations & Aging and Small Business Development committees.  (more…)