Sen. Unterman Introduces Statewide Alzheimer’s and Dementia Task Force Plan

ATLANTA (December 20, 2012) – Sen. Renee Unterman (R-Buford), Chair of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee, held a press conference today at the Georgia State Capitol to pre-file legislation that would create a statewide Alzheimer’s and Dementia Task Force responsible for assessing the current and future impact of Alzheimer’s disease in Georgia.

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Sen. Renee Unterman Challenges States to Strengthen Human Trafficking Laws at NCSL Forum

ATLANTA (December 7, 2012) – Sen. Renee Unterman (R-Buford) recently challenged states to strengthen human trafficking laws at the National Conference of State Legislators (NCSL) Fall Forum at the White House in Washington, D.C. The NCSL is a bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the nation’s 50 states, its commonwealths and territories. Continue reading “Sen. Renee Unterman Challenges States to Strengthen Human Trafficking Laws at NCSL Forum”

Senate Bill Repeals Department of Community Health Advisory Committee

ATLANTA (March 5, 2012) –The Georgia Senate passed SB 407 unanimously on Monday. Sponsored by Sen. Renee Unterman (R-Buford), this legislation would repeal the section of Georgia Code responsible for the creation of the Health Strategies Council and the Clinical Laboratory, Blood Bank and Tissue Bank Committee.

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