Legislation

There are 15 bills that have been signed into law by our Governor Brian Kemp.   Sheriffs; compensation; modify certain provisions April 1, 2021   City of Stonecrest in DeKalb County; mayor; limit voting only in the event of a tie of the council April 1, 2021   Henry County; board of commissioners vacancies; provisions; revise April 1, 2021   Spalding County; board of elections; revise composition April 13, 2021   Motor vehicles; operation of farm tractors on interstate highways; prohibit April 9, 2021   State Symbols; pecan as the official state nut; designate April 9, 2021   Whitfield County; Redevelopment Powers Law; provide for a referendum February 1, 2021   Supplemental appropriations; State Fiscal Year July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021 Revised February 15, 2021   Revenue and taxation; Internal Revenue Code and Internal Revenue Code of 1986; define terms and incorporate certain provisions of federal law into Georgia law February 24, 2021   Income tax; adoption of foster children; revise tax credit March 22, 2021   Tax Relief Act of 2021; enact March 22, 2021   Military; sharing of information and reporting of cyber attacks; facilitate March 25, 2021   Courts; the Columbia Judicial Circuit and to be composed of Columbia County; create a new judicial circuit for the State of Georgia March 25, 2021   Elections and Primaries; persons or entities that mail absentee ballot applications shall mail such applications only to eligible registered electors; provide March 25, 2021   Board of Commissioners of Henry County; a code of ethics; provide March 8, 2021