GA HB514 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: Passed on May 6 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 37 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to governing and regulation of mental health, so as to create the Georgia Mental Health Reform and Innovation Commission; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for a definition; to provide for members and officers; to provide for meetings, agendas, quorum, and compensation; to provide for the commission's duties and powers; to provide for subcommittees; to provide for automatic repeal; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Georgia Mental Health Reform and Innovation Commission; create


Roll Calls

2019-04-02 - Senate - Senate Vote #381 (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-29 - House - House Vote #346 (Y: 150 N: 7 NV: 11 Abs: 11) [PASS]
2019-03-21 - Senate - Senate Vote #215 (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-07 - House - House Vote #208 (Y: 152 N: 10 NV: 3 Abs: 13) [PASS]


2019-07-01 Effective Date
2019-05-06 Act 216
2019-05-06HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2019-04-11HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2019-04-02SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2019-03-29HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
2019-03-21SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-21SenateSenate Third Read
2019-03-18SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-03-14SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-03-08SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-03-07HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-07HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-03-07HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-03-01HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-28HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-27HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments