GA HB838 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 27 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-28 - Senate Read and Referred
Pending: Senate Public Safety Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 24-5-510 and Article 8 of Chapter 2 of Title 35 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to privileged communications between law enforcement officers and peer counselors and Office of Public Safety Officer Support, respectively, so as to change the name of the Office of Public Safety Officer Support; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Law enforcement officers and agencies; Office of Public Safety Officer Support; change the name


Roll Calls

2020-02-27 - House - House Vote #488 (Y: 147 N: 0 NV: 14 Abs: 19) [PASS]


2020-02-28SenateSenate Read and Referred
2020-02-27HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2020-02-27HouseHouse Third Readers
2020-02-25HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2020-01-30HouseHouse Second Readers
2020-01-29HouseHouse First Readers
2020-01-28HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments