Archive for February, 2017

Sen. Mullis Commends Senate for Passing Senate Bill 88

ATLANTA (February 24, 2017) | Senator Jeff Mullis (R – Chickamauga) sponsored Senate Bill 88, the Narcotic Treatment Programs Enforcement Act, which overwhelmingly passed the Georgia Senate on Thursday. This important legislation establishes much needed regulations for narcotic treatment programs. Under SB 88, the Department of Community Health may establish minimum standards and a licensing process for people wishing to open narcotic treatment programs. (more…)

Sen. Hunter Hill To Present “Individual Student Education Account Act” to Senate Education and Youth Committee

ATLANTA (February 24, 2017) | Sen. Hunter Hill (R – Smyrna) will present Senate Bill 68 to the Senate Education and Youth Committee today. (more…)

Sen. Jones Welcomes Malcolm Mitchell to the Senate

4Q8A9719ATLANTA (February 23, 2017)  |  Sen. Burt Jones (R – Jackson) welcomed Malcolm Mitchell to the Senate today to recognize his efforts to improve youth literacy in Georgia. Mitchell is a University of Georgia Football letterman who recently won a Super Bowl Championship with the New England Patriots. (more…)

Sen. John Wilkinson Recognizes Anderson Dilworth

4Q8A9268ATLANTA (February 23, 2017) | Sen. John Wilkinson (R – Toccoa) on Wednesday recognized Anderson Dilworth, for his lifelong service and commitment to the Royston community and state of Georgia with Senate Resolution 218. (more…)

Sen. David Shafer Recognizes Winners of the David Shafer Essay Scholarship Contest

ATLANTA (February 23, 2017) | 4Q8A9656Senate President Pro Tempore David Shafer (R – Duluth) commended three recipients of the David Shafer Essay Scholarship Contest with the presentation of Senate Resolution 226 in the Senate today. (more…)