Posts Tagged ‘State Representative Katie Dempsey’

Rep. Dempsey Named Georgia American Academy of Pediatrics’ Legislator of the Year

ATLANTA – State Representative Katie Dempsey (R-Rome) was recently named the 2017 Legislator of the Year by the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (GAAAP). Rep. Dempsey was honored during GAAAP’s annual meeting on Friday, November 3, 2017, in Atlanta. (more…)

Rep. Dempsey and Sen. Hufstetler to Co-Chair Joint Transparency and Open Access in Government Study Committee

ATLANTA – State Representative Katie Dempsey (R-Rome) and State Senator Chuck Hufstetler (R-Rome) were recently named as co-chairs of the Joint Transparency and Open Access in Government Study Committee. (more…)

Speaker Ralston Announces Members of the Joint Transparency & Open Access in Government Study Committee

ATLANTA – Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) today announced the members of the Joint Transparency & Open Access in Government Study Committee: (more…)

EDITORIAL: The Value of Interest Deductibility

By State Representative Katie Dempsey (R-Rome),Chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Human Resources

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Governor Signs HB 198 Sponsored by Rep. Dempsey

ATLANTA – State Representative Katie Dempsey (R-Rome) today announced that House Bill 198 was signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal on Thursday, April 27, 2017. This legislation, sponsored by Rep. Dempsey, will require school systems to distribute information related to influenza, eliminate the Student Health and Physical Education (SHAPE) Act’s sunset provision, place the Georgia Commission on Women under the administration of the Department of Public Health and name a code section in Georgia law that requires high schools to provide students with instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the use of automated external defibrillators after Cory Joseph Wilson. (more…)