GA SB6 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 6-1)
Status: Passed on April 28 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 5 of Title 42 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding correctional institutions of the state and counties, so as to prohibit the use of unmanned aircraft systems to deliver or attempt to deliver contraband to a place of incarceration; to prohibit the use of unmanned aircraft systems to photograph any place of incarceration without permission of the warden or superintendent of such place of incarceration; to provide for penalties; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Title

Correctional Institutions of the State and Counties; use of unmanned aircraft systems to deliver or attempt to deliver contraband to a place of incarceration; prohibit

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-03-29 - Senate - Senate Vote #323 (Y: 50 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-28 - House - House Vote #315 (Y: 166 N: 4 NV: 7 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-02-14 - Senate - Senate Vote #27 (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-07-01 Effective Date
2019-04-28 Act 67
2019-04-28SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2019-04-05SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2019-03-29SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2019-03-28HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-28HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-03-25HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-03-21HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2019-03-21HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-02-19HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-15HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-14SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-02-14SenateSenate Third Read
2019-02-13SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-02-12SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-01-30SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-01-28SenateSenate Hopper

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Bill Comments

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