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: (more…)
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State Senate Creates Cannabidiol Pilot Program and the “Controlled Substances Therapeutic Research” Act
ATLANTA (March 13, 2015) | Sen. Lindsey Tippins (R – Marietta) led the passage of Senate Bill 185 through the State Senate with a vote of 54-1. This legislation creates a five-year pilot program to be conducted by the Board of Regents to study the effects of cannadbidiol (CBD) on minors with medication-resistant seizures. This legislation will also create the Controlled Substances Therapeutic Research Act. (more…)
ATLANTA (September 25, 2014) | Sen. Lindsey Tippins (R- Marietta), Chairman of the Senate Education and Youth Committee, will hold a hearing for the Aggregate Annual Debt Services Senate Study Committee, THURSDAY, October 9, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in room 310 at the Coverdell Legislative Office Building.
Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education Names Sen. Lindsey Tippins Policy Maker of the Year
ATLANTA (July 24, 2013) – The Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education (GACTE) named Sen. Lindsey Tippins (R-Marietta) the 2013 Policy Maker of the Year. This award is given annually to legislators who have made a significant contribution to career, technical, and agricultural education (CTAE). (more…)
ATLANTA (May 9, 2013) – Sen. Lindsey Tippins (R-Marietta) releases the following statement on education bills signed May 7th by Governor Nathan Deal: (more…)