Sen. Vincent Fort Responds to Mayor Reed’s PARKatlanta Comments

ATLANTA (February 11, 2016)  |  Sen. Vincent Fort (D – Atlanta) has released the following statement in response to Mayor Kasim Reed’s PARKatlanta comments:

Senate Bill 319 Passes Committee

ATLANTA (February 11, 2016) | On Wednesday, the Senate Health and Human Services Committee passed Senate Bill 319. Sen. Lester Jackson (D – Savannah), Chairman of the Senate Urban Affairs Committee, sponsored SB 319 to expand the scope of practice laws for Licensed Professional Counselors (LPCs).

Senate Committee Passes Senate Bill 337

ATLANTA (February 10, 2016) | On Wednesday, the Senate Health and Human Services Committee unanimously passed Senate Bill 337. Sen. Larry Walker (R – Perry) sponsored SB 337, the Military Family Health Protection Act, to provide Georgia active military personnel and their dependents the right to eligibility and retention of earned priority for medical assistance or developmental […]

Sen. Lester Jackson Commends Senate Committee for Passing Senate Bill 297

ATLANTA (February 10, 2016) | On Tuesday, the Senate State and Local Government Operations Committee unanimously passed Senate Bill 297. Sen. Lester Jackson (D – Savannah), Chairman of the Senate Urban Affairs Committee, sponsored SB 297 to give adoptive parents, who are state employees, the option and right to use their accrued leave to care […]

Sen. Vincent Fort Presents SR 809 to Senate Committee

ATLANTA (February 9, 2016)  |  Sen. Vincent Fort (D – Atlanta) presented Senate Resolution 809, which prohibits city and county governments from contracting third party parking enforcement companies, to the Senate State and Local Government Operations Committee Tuesday.