155th Georgia General Assembly

LEGISLATIVE SCORECARD

Name / Number of Bill
Primary Sponsor
Game Changer
NAACP Position
Status of Legislation
HB 756, Georgia Power; remove the unlined coal ash pile at the McDonough-Atkinson Power Plant and place the coal ash in a lined landfill; urge
Trammell, Robert 132nd
Environmental Justice
Support
House Second Readers
HR 257, Georgia Power; remove the unlined coal ash pile at the McDonough-Atkinson Power Plant and place the coal ash in a lined landfill; urge
Williams, Mary Frances 37th
Environmental Justice
Support
House Second Readers
SB 426, Air quality; reporting of any unpermitted release of ethylene oxide to the Environmental Protection Division of the Department of Natural Resources; provide
Parsons, Don 44th
Environmental Justice
Support
Act 577 (Signed by Governor)
HB 994, Courts; provisions relating to addressing criminal gang activities; revise
Reeves, Bert 34th
Criminal Justice
Oppose
Senate Read and Referred
HB 793, General Appropriations; State FY July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021
Ralston, David 7th
Economic
Oppose
Act 404 (Signed by Governor)
HB 426, Hate Crimes Act
Efstration, Chuck 104th
Criminal Justice
Support
Act 329 (Signed by Governor)
HB 838, Police Protections Bill
Hitchens, Bill 161st
Criminal Justice
Oppose
Act 569 (Signed by Governor)
SB 123, Waste Management; the coal ash surcharge imposed by host local governments; eliminate"
Ligon, Jr., William 3rd
Environmental Justice
Support
Act 376 (Signed by Governor)
SB 414, "Registration of Voters; any person convicted of a felony involving moral turpitude shall not register to, remain registered to or vote; provide"
Jones II, Harold 22nd
Criminal Justice
Support
Senate Read and Referred
SB 287, "Limitations on Prosecution; statute of limitations on the offenses of rape; revise"
Jones II, Harold 22nd
Criminal Justice
Support
Senate Read Second Time
SB 402, "Bonds and Recognizances; conditions for unsecured judicial release on a person's own recognizance; provide"
Robertson, Randy 29th
Criminal Justice
Oppose
Act 547 (Signed by Governor)
SB 463, "Primaries and Elections; provisions and references regarding direct recording electronic voting machines; remove
Kennedy, John 18th
Political
Oppose
House Withdrawn, Recommitted
SB 359, "Surprise Billing Consumer Protection Act"
Hufstetler, Church 52nd
Economic/Political
Oppose
Act 588 (Signed by Governor)
SB 393, Law Enforcement Officers and Agencies; duties and powers; revise; campus policemen and other security personnel of the university system; arrests for felony offenses
Strickland, Brian 17th
Criminal Justice
Oppose
Act 390 (Signed by Governor)
SB 288, Criminal History Record Information; automatic restriction; final disposition other than a conviction; provide
Anderson, Tonya 43rd
Criminal Justice
Support
Act 582 (Signed by Governor)
SB 15, "Keeping Georgia's Schools Safe Act"
Albers, John 56th
Criminal Justice
Oppose
Vetoed by the Governor