Archive for April, 2014

Sen. Seay Joins Gov. Nathan Deal as He Signs Legislation to Create Agricultural History Museum

seayATLANTA (April 24, 2014) | Today, Gov. Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 274 into law. Sen. Valencia Seay (D- Riverdale) sponsored the legislation which will provide a designated area within the Capitol Museum as the “Georgia Capitol Agricultural History Museum.” (more…)

First Informer Broadcasters Act Signed Into Law

BeachATLANTA (April 25, 2014) | Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 381, otherwise known as the First Informer Broadcasters Act, into law yesterday at the State Capitol.  Sponsored by Senator Brandon Beach (R- Alpharetta), SB 381 will advise the unified incident command system and the Georgia Emergency Operations Plan (GEOP) to establish planning for first informer broadcasters. (more…)

Sen. Mike Dugan Joins Governor Deal for Bill Signings

DuganATLANTA (April 25, 2014) | Sen. Mike Dugan (R- Carrollton) joined Governor Nathan Deal at the Capitol yesterday for the signing of legislation affecting District 30 and legislation he has worked on throughout the legislative session. (more…)

Governor Signs Sen. David Shafer’s Resolution Urging Congress to Increase Korean Investment in Georgia

sagsaATLANTA (April 24, 2014) | Senate Resolution 941 was signed by Governor Nathan Deal today at the Georgia State Capitol. Sponsored by President Pro Tempore David Shafer (R- Duluth), this resolution urges Congress to increase the number of visas granted to Korean citizens who work in specialized occupations as part of a strategy to promote continued Korean investment in Georgia. (more…)

Sen. Albers Joins Governor Deal for Bill Signings at the Georgia State Capitol

ATLANTA (April 24, 2014) |   Sen. John Albers (R-Roswell) joined Governor Nathan Deal at the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday, April 22, to sign the following bills he sponsored into law: SB 207, SB 235, SB 358, and SB 386. (more…)