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 (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. Continue reading “State Senate Creates Cannabidiol Pilot Program and the “Controlled Substances Therapeutic Research” Act”
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.
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). Continue reading “Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education Names Sen. Lindsey Tippins Policy Maker of the Year”
ATLANTA (May 9, 2013) – Sen. Lindsey Tippins (R-Marietta) releases the following statement on education bills signed May 7th by Governor Nathan Deal: Continue reading “Sen. Lindsey Tippins Statement on Education Bills Signed into Law”