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Passed Georgia Gun Law HB280

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Firearms; license holders; carrying and possession of certain weapons in certain buildings or real property owned or leased to public institutions of postsecondary education; authorize

Description: A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 3 of Article 4 of Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to carrying and possession of firearms, so as to authorize the carrying and possession of handguns in certain manners by weapons carry license holders in certain buildings or on real property owned by or leased to public institutions of postsecondary education; to provide for exceptions; to provide for definitions; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Effective Date

Last Action Date: July 1, 2017

Sponsors

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7 sponsors: Mandi Ballinger (R); Alan Powell (R); John Meadows (R); Rick Jasperse (R); Vernon Jones (D); Christian Coomer (R); Bill Heath (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (7 of 180)

History
Chamber Date Action
Jul 1, 2017 Effective Date
House May 4, 2017 House Date Signed by Governor
May 4, 2017 Act 167
House Apr 5, 2017 House Sent to Governor
House Mar 30, 2017 House Conference Committee Report Adopted
Senate Mar 30, 2017 Senate Conference Committee Appointed 31st, 13th, 47th
House Mar 30, 2017 House Conference Committee Appointed 23rd, 11th, 32nd
Senate Mar 30, 2017 Senate Conference Committee Report Adopted
House Mar 30, 2017 House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
Senate Mar 30, 2017 Senate Insisted
House Mar 30, 2017 House Insisted
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Engrossed
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Third Read
Senate Mar 20, 2017 Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Senate Mar 20, 2017 Senate Read Second Time
Senate Mar 3, 2017 Senate Read and Referred
House Mar 3, 2017 House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
House Mar 3, 2017 House Third Readers
House Feb 27, 2017 House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
House Feb 9, 2017 House Second Readers
House Feb 8, 2017 House First Readers
House Feb 7, 2017 House Hopper
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Enrolled Apr 4, 2017 state link bill text
Comm Sub Mar 30, 2017 state link bill text
Comm Sub Mar 17, 2017 state link bill text
Comm Sub Mar 3, 2017 state link bill text
Comm Sub Feb 27, 2017 state link bill text
Introduced Feb 7, 2017 state link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes

House Vote #183

Senate Vote #262

Senate Vote #252

Senate Vote #385

House Vote #427

Link: http://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/en-US/display/20172018/HB/280

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