Legislative Tracker

Votes in February 2017

Title Pezold Yea Nay Did not vote Excused Date
HB 49: Livestock dealers and auctions; license and surety requirements; update Nay 170 3 3 4 2/1/2017
HB 38: Motor vehicles; issuance of a noncommercial Class C and Class M driver’s license; provide Yea 169 0 7 4 2/1/2017
HB 58: Motor vehicles; reference date to federal regulations regarding the safe operation of commercial motor vehicles and carriers; update Yea 160 0 12 8 2/2/2017
HB 146: Fire departments; purchase and maintain certain insurance coverage for firefighters; require Yea 171 1 2 6 2/7/2017
HB 14: Courts; sheriff to collect and deposit certain fees; provide Yea 167 0 8 5 2/7/2017
HB 88: Superior courts; qualifications for judges; revise Yea 167 0 11 4 2/7/2017
HB 127: Insurance; nonprofit medical and hospital service corporations; revise provisions Did not vote 162 0 10 8 2/9/2017
HB 39: Real estate professionals; disciplinary actions and sanctions; change certain provisions Did not vote 163 0 9 8 2/9/2017
HB 74: Insurance; life risk-based capital trend test to comply with accreditation standards; change Yea 166 0 6 8 2/9/2017
HB 76: Superior courts; change certain requirements and certifications for certain maps, plats, and plans for filing with clerk; provisions Yea 166 0 6 8 2/9/2017
HB 92: Insurance; automobile or motorcycle policies; expand definition of policy Yea 164 0 8 8 2/9/2017
HB 154: Dental hygienists; perform certain functions under general supervision; authorize Yea 163 0 4 13 2/10/2017
HB 83: Firefighters’ Pension Fund; invest up to 10 percent in real estate; provide Yea 164 0 3 13 2/10/2017
HB 84: Firefighters’ Pension Fund; invest up to 10 percent in alternative investments; provide Yea 162 0 5 13 2/10/2017
SB 70: Hospital Medicaid Financing Program; sunset provision; extend Nay 152 14 2 12 2/10/2017
HB 176: Agriculture, Department of; enter into agreements with the federal government to enforce provisions of certain federal laws; authorize Nay 172 2 4 2 2/13/2017
HB 126: Courts; Judicial Qualifications Commission; change provisions Yea 176 0 2 2 2/13/2017
HB 64: Protection and Guarantee of Service for Health Insurance Consumers Act; enact Yea 172 1 5 2 2/13/2017
HB 75: Social services; certain records from disclosure; exclude Yea 173 0 4 3 2/13/2017
HB 42: Elections; election superintendents to correct mistakes and omissions on ballots for a primary or election; authorize Yea 159 0 15 6 2/14/2017
HB 143: Financial institutions; provide for definitions; provisions Yea 166 1 7 6 2/14/2017
HB 169: Charlton County; probate judge; provide nonpartisan elections Yea 149 12 13 6 2/14/2017
HB 183: Community Affairs, Department of; Georgia Geospatial Advisory Council; recreate Nay 162 5 7 6 2/14/2017
[Motion to Agree] HB 43: Supplemental appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017 Yea 171 1 2 6 2/14/2017
HB 185: Probate court; associate judges; change provisions Yea 168 0 5 7 2/15/2017
HB 117: Sales and use tax; certain voluntary contributions; exclude from definition of retail sales Yea 170 0 3 7 2/15/2017
HB 195: Taxation; certain for profit corporations to participate in the indirect ownership of a home for the mentally disabled for primarily financing purposes; allow Yea 170 1 2 7 2/15/2017
HB 139: Education; provide transparency of financial information of local school systems and schools; provisions Yea 170 0 3 7 2/15/2017
HB 61: Sales and use tax; certain retailers to either collect and remit or notify purchaser and state; require Nay 157 11 5 7 2/15/2017
HB 231: Controlled substances; Schedules I, II, IV and V; change certain provisions Nay 164 2 7 7 2/16/2017
HB 1: Georgia Space Flight Act; enact Yea 162 5 7 6 2/16/2017
HB 214: Crimes and offenses; consistent punishment for the unlawful manufacture, sale or distribution of a proof of insurance document; provide Yea 162 6 5 7 2/16/2017
HB 125: Sales and use tax; certain tangible personal property sold or used to maintain a boat; create exemption Yea 152 14 7 7 2/16/2017
HB 198: Elementary and secondary education; influenza vaccine; provide information Yea 166 2 5 7 2/16/2017
HB 160: Mass transportation; create Georgia Commission on Transit Governance and Funding, provisions Yea 166 1 5 8 2/16/2017
HB 73: Income tax credit; incentives to promote the revitalization of rural Georgia downtowns; provide Nay 158 3 10 9 2/16/2017
HB 44: General appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018 Yea 167 1 2 10 2/17/2017
HB 9: Crimes and offenses; use of device to film under or through person’s clothing under certain circumstances; prohibit Yea 156 1 11 12 2/17/2017
HB 138: Superior courts; fifth judge of the Northeastern Judicial Circuit; provide Yea 158 0 10 12 2/17/2017
HB 250: Foster homes; employee with satisfactory fingerprint records check in past 24 months exempt from additional background check; provide Yea 159 0 13 8 2/21/2017
HB 254: Emanuel County; Board of Education; provide nonpartisan elections for members Yea 125 34 13 8 2/21/2017
HB 257: Local government authorities; register with Department of Community Affairs; require Yea 160 2 9 9 2/21/2017
HB 174: Insurance; insurer’s medium of payment of policy or contractual obligations; expand Yea 162 2 9 7 2/21/2017
HB 210: Health; certain specimen collection stations and blood banks are not considered clinical laboratories; provide Sponsored By Yea 162 0 11 7 2/21/2017
HB 206: The Pharmacy Audit Bill of Rights; certain audits conducted by the Department of Community Health; remove exception; provisions Yea 166 0 7 7 2/21/2017
HB 150: State Road and Tollway Authority; failure to pay tolls; place hold on motor vehicle registration Nay 143 21 4 12 2/22/2017
HB 40: Evidence; confidentiality of certain medical information of animals within a veterinarian’s care; provide exception Yea 165 0 3 12 2/22/2017
HB 37: Education; private postsecondary institutions in Georgia shall not adopt sanctuary policies; provide Yea 112 57 3 8 2/22/2017
HB 86: Domestic relations; definition of sexual abuse; expand Yea 168 0 4 8 2/22/2017
HB 41: Architects; allow certain students to take examination; change qualifications Yea 170 1 2 7 2/22/2017
HB 168: Upper Oconee Basin Water Authority; abolish Upper Oconee Resource Management Commission Yea 170 0 3 7 2/22/2017
HB 238: Ad valorem tax; use of property for solar power generation; provide exception to a breach of covenants Yea 170 0 3 7 2/22/2017
HB 243: Minimum wage; require additional pay to employees based on schedule changes; preempt local government mandates Yea 115 55 4 6 2/22/2017
HB 262: Insurance; standalone dental plans; exempt from requirement of printed directories for certain entities Yea 172 0 2 6 2/22/2017
HB 303: State Commission on Family Violence; terms and qualifications of members; change provisions Yea 157 0 15 8 2/22/2017
HB 247: Sales and use tax; machinery used to mix or transport concrete; exempt Did not vote 158 4 8 10 2/22/2017
HB 290: Ad valorem tax; definitions related to exemption of certain agricultural equipment; revise Yea 163 1 4 12 2/22/2017
HB 199: Income tax credit; interactive entertainment companies; change certain provisions Nay 158 3 8 11 2/24/2017
HB 283: Revenue and taxation; Internal Revenue Code and Internal Revenue Code of 1986; revise definitions Yea 165 0 4 11 2/24/2017
HB 148: Educating Children of Military Families Act; enact Yea 168 0 2 10 2/24/2017
HB 159: Domestic relations; adoption; substantially revise general provisions Yea 165 0 4 11 2/24/2017
HB 241: Cove’s Law; enact Yea 163 0 6 11 2/24/2017
HB 157: Medical advertising; certain certifying organizations; revise certain criteria Yea 167 1 2 10 2/24/2017
HB 203: Breach of restrictive covenants; provide accrual periods of rights of action; provisions Yea 166 0 4 10 2/24/2017
HB 136: Drivers’ licenses; demarcation of a valid driver’s license, permit, or identification card; provide Yea 159 5 6 10 2/24/2017
HB 312: Employees’ Retirement System of Georgia; Board of Trustees; include a qualified Roth contribution program in compensation plans Yea 167 0 4 9 2/24/2017
HB 224: Quality Basic Education Act; military student may attend any school in local system; provide Yea 167 0 4 9 2/24/2017
HB 265: Income tax; credit for establishing or relocating quality jobs; revise provisions Nay 155 4 10 11 2/27/2017
HB 301: Income tax; certain physicians; delete deduction to create new credit; provisions Yea 162 0 7 11 2/27/2017
HB 405: Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency; establish state-wide system to facilitate the transport and distribution of essentials in commerce during a state of emergency; require Yea 163 0 6 11 2/27/2017
HB 279: Domestic relations; name change requested by victim of family violence; provide separate process Yea 163 0 7 10 2/27/2017
HB 308: Domestic relations; child support; enact provisions recommended by Georgia Child Support Commission Yea 164 0 5 11 2/27/2017
HB 264: Georgia World Congress Center Authority; revenue bond capacity; increase Nay 159 4 6 11 2/27/2017
HB 116: Juvenile Code; provide superior court with exclusive original jurisdiction for cases involving aggravated assault; provisions Yea 130 36 4 10 2/27/2017
HB 213: Crimes and offenses; sale, manufacture, delivery, or possession of fentanyl within the prohibition of trafficking certain drugs; include Nay 161 5 5 9 2/27/2017
HB 343: Criminal procedure; certain outdated terminology; replace Yea 168 0 4 8 2/27/2017
HB 427: Physicians and Health Care Practitioners for Rural Areas Assistance Act; enact Yea 167 1 4 8 2/27/2017
HB 293: Evidence; procedure relating to child’s testimony of sexual contact or physical abuse; provide effective date Yea 161 2 10 7 2/27/2017
HB 323: Code Revision Commission; revise, modernize, correct errors or omissions of said Code Yea 167 0 8 5 2/28/2017
HB 319: Habeas corpus; maximum amount counties may be reimbursed for certain costs; increase Yea 169 0 5 6 2/28/2017
HB 322: Military; war veterans; change definition Yea 170 0 5 5 2/28/2017
HB 276: The Pharmacy Patient Fair Practices Act; enact Yea 172 0 4 4 2/28/2017
HB 204: Ad valorem tax; property tax bills shall not include nontax related fees or assessments; provide Yea 111 61 4 4 2/28/2017
HB 360: Prescription drugs; expedited partner therapy for patients with venereal diseases; provisions Nay 132 36 6 6 2/28/2017
HB 260: Special license plates; Georgia Electric Membership Corporation; establish Yea 172 0 2 6 2/28/2017
HB 422: Veterans Service, Department of; nonprofit corporation as a public foundation; authorize incorporation Yea 150 0 24 6 2/28/2017
HB 382: Georgia Commission on Women; place under Department of Public Health administration Yea 159 0 15 6 2/28/2017
HB 234: Motor vehicles; drivers stop at crosswalks with user activated rectangular rapid-flash beacons; require Yea 165 0 9 6 2/28/2017
HB 287: Special license plates; honoring service members killed in action; provide at no cost to eligible family members Yea 166 0 8 6 2/28/2017
HB 124: Public assistance; fraud; revisions Yea 131 39 4 6 2/28/2017
HB 87: Corporations, partnerships, and associations; multiple-year registrations for certain types of business organizations; provide Yea 167 3 4 6 2/28/2017
HB 217: Income tax credit; certain scholarship organizations; increase amount of the aggregate cap on contributions Yea 111 62 1 6 2/28/2017
HB 237: Public Education Innovation Fund Foundation; receive private donations for grants to public schools; provisions Yea 165 1 3 11 2/28/2017