ATLANTA (September 27, 2017) | Sen. Lester Jackson (D – Savannah) has been appointed to the Senate Information Technology Corridors in Georgia Study Committee as an Ex-Officio member by Lt. Governor Casey Cagle.
ATLANTA (January 10, 2017) | The Senate Committee on Assignments has announced the full list of standing committee chairman for the first session of the 154th Georgia General Assembly: Continue reading “Senate Chairman for the 154th Georgia General Assembly”
ATLANTA (February 25, 2016) | On Thursday, Sen. Lester Jackson (D – Savannah), Chairman of the Senate Urban Affairs Committee, honored the life and memory of Rep. Bob Bryant. Rep. Bob Bryant passed away early Thursday morning. Continue reading “Sen. Lester Jackson Honors Life of Rep. Bob Bryant”
ATLANTA (February 17, 2016) | On Wednesday, the Georgia State Senate passed Senate Bill 319 by a unanimous vote of 51-0. Sen. Lester Jackson (D – Savannah), sponsored SB 319 which updates the definition of “professional counseling” for Licensed Professional Counselors to add the word “diagnose” into their scope of practice definition. Continue reading “Sen. Lester Jackson Applauds Senate for Passing Senate Bill 319”
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). Continue reading “Senate Bill 319 Passes Committee”