ATLANTA (March 4, 2014) | The Georgia State Senate passed Senate Bill 383 today, which clarifies current law regarding a coroner’s obligations regarding unclaimed objects or property related to the deceased individual. The legislation passed by a vote of 51 to 0 and was sponsored by Sen. Hardie Davis (Augusta). “This legislation does not change […]
ATLANTA (March 4, 2014) | Senator Brandon Beach (R- Alpharetta) led the passage of two bills and a resolution on Crossover Day at the State Capitol. Crossover Day is the last day a bill can pass to the opposite chamber; if the bill does not receive a passing vote in its original chamber, then it […]
ATLANTA (March 3, 2014) | Today, Sen. Valencia Seay (D- Riverdale) led the unanimous passage of Senate Bill 274 which would provide a designated area within the Capitol Museum as the “Georgia Capitol Agricultural History Museum.” “For hundreds of years, Georgia’s farmers have tended our land so that our citizens near and far can purchase […]
By State Representative Terry England (R-Auburn)
I have been serving in the Georgia House of Representatives for a decade. As the chair of the House Appropriations Committee, I clearly recognize the financial challenges of bringing economic vitality to all parts of our state. And as a member of the House Education Committee, I work [...]
ATLANTA – State Representative Trey Kelley (R-Cedartown) today welcomed the 8th grade class of Rockmart Middle School, a group of 230 students, to the State Capitol on Friday, February 28, 2014.
“It was very exciting to have this group of bright young students here to visit our State Capitol,” said Rep. Kelley. “It was a [...]
ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments named State Representative Steve Tarvin (R-Chickamauga) to the Defense & Veterans Affairs, Small Business Development and Budget and Fiscal Affairs Oversight committees.
“I am honored to serve in the Georgia House of Representatives and humbled that the fine people of District 2 have placed their trust [...]