Georgia - 2022 Legislation

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Convenes: January 10, 2022
Adjourns: March 31, 2022


HB913

SYNOPSIS: A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act making and providing appropriations for the State Fiscal Year beginning July 1, 2021, and ending June 30, 2022, known as the "General Appropriations Act," Act No. 305, approved May 10, 2021 (Ga. L. 2021, Volume One, Appendix, commencing at page 1 of 209), to make, provide, and change certain appropriations for the operation of the state government and its departments, boards, bureaus, commissions, institutions, and other agencies, for the university system, common schools, counties, municipalities, and political subdivisions, for all other governmental activities, projects, and undertakings authorized by law, and for all leases, contracts, agreements, and grants authorized by law; to provide for the control and administration of funds; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

STATUS: House hopper 1/13, First readers 1/14, Appropriations Committee, House 2nd hopper 1/24

AmSA POSITION: Referred to AmSA study committee.

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HB914

SYNOPSIS: A BILL to be entitled an Act to make and provide appropriations for the State Fiscal Year beginning July 1, 2022, and ending June 30, 2023; to make and provide such appropriations for the operation of the state government and its departments, boards, bureaus, commissions, institutions, and other agencies, for the university system, common schools, counties, municipalities, and political subdivisions, for all other governmental activities, projects, and undertakings authorized by law, and for all leases, contracts, agreements, and grants authorized by law; to provide for the control and administration of funds; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

STATUS: House Hopper 1/13, House First readers 1/14, Appropriations Committee

AmSA POSITION: Referred to AmSA study committee.

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SB341

SYNOPSIS: Healthcare Services; guidelines for the prior authorization of a prescribed medication for chronic conditions requiring ongoing medication therapy; provide

STATUS: Senate hopper 1/14, Read and referred to Labor and Insurance Committee, Favorable report by substitute 2/2, Read for 2nd time 2/3, Senate 3rd reading approved 52-0 2/14, House 1st readers 2/15, House 2nd readers 2/17,House Committee forcibly reported , House 3rd readers 3/23, House passed 3/23 161-0

AmSA POSITION: Support

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SB364

SYNOPSIS: relating to general provisions relative to telephone service, so as to provide for class action suits and for damages against certain persons for violating provisions relating to telephone solicitations; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for actions and damages against persons and entities on whose behalf such provisions were violated; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

STATUS: Senate hopper 1/24, Read and referred Agriculture and Consumer affairs 1/25, Favorably reported 2/2, Read for 2nd time 2/3, Third reading approved 52-2, House 1st readers 2/15, House 2nd readers 2/17

AmSA POSITION: Support

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