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Senate Bill 109 Signed into Georgia Law

SB 109ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) – On Monday, May 8, Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 109 into Georgia law. Sen. Michael Williams (R – Cumming) sponsored SB 109 to ensure Georgia’s EMS personnel are able to perform lifesaving duties across state lines. (more…)

Sex Trafficking Laws Strengthened in Georgia

ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) | Yesterday, Governor Nathan Deal signed House Bill 341 into Georgia law which was carried by Sen. Renee Unterman (R – Buford) in the Senate. (more…)

Sen. Bruce Thompson Commends Signing of Senate Bill 141

4Q8A9458ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) | Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 141 into Georgia law on Monday, May 8, 2017. Senator Bruce Thompson (R – White), the sponsor of SB 141, is a vocal advocate for better standards to improve user safety in entertainment industries in Georgia. SB 141 would require carnival rides to go through certain evaluations before being given a permit in the state of Georgia.  (more…)

House Bill 1 is Signed Into Georgia Law

ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) | On Monday, May 8, 2017, Governor Nathan Deal signed House Bill 1, the Georgia Space Flight Act, into Georgia law. Sen. Bruce Thompson (R – White) carried the bill and is a long-time supporter of science based industries in Georgia, as signified by his Chairmanship of the Senate Science and Technology Committee. (more…)

Sen. Mullis Commends Signing of Senate Bill 250 into Law

4Q8A9308ATLANTA (May 8, 2017) |Earlier today, Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 250 into Georgia law. Senator Jeff Mullis (R – Chickamauga) sponsored SB 250 to ensure the safety of Georgia’s children from registered sexual offenders. Ms. Jessica Castillo, a Dade County resident, brought to light the need for SB 250 and attended the signing ceremony with Sen. Mullis. (more…)