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Military Funeral Honors: Honoring Those Who Served

May 23, 2013

Our country boasts a long history of recognizing our deceased military with some form of honors.

Understanding Window Tint Laws

May 21, 2013

In the past year, several GeorgiaGov visitors have stopped by to ask about Georgia's window tint law. Here's what you should know.

Voter Registration Deadline Today

May 20, 2013

If you'd like to vote in the June 18 special election, and you're not already registered, you'll need to do so today.

Governor Finishes Signing 2013 Bills

May 14, 2013

Last Tuesday, Governor Nathan Deal finished signing all bills from the 2013 legislative session. He approved 340 measures, many of which aim to protect children, reform the justice system and spur economic development.

Summer & Fall Internship Opportunities 2013

May 8, 2013

For college juniors or seniors, graduate students and law students, internships at state agencies offer unique chances to grow in both public service and professional experience.

The Legislative Process: SB 136 Signed By Governor Deal

May 1, 2013

At the start of the legislative session, Governor Deal addressed the need for increased attention to public safety on Georgia’s waterways. Senate Bill 136 does exactly that.

SB 70 Authorizes Georgia DOT To Use 'Design-Build'

April 26, 2013

Signed into law by Governor Nathan Deal on April 18, Senate Bill 70 will authorize the Georgia Department of Transportation to utilize a procedure known as “design-build” for certain types of projects.

Governor Reviews 2013 Legislation

April 9, 2013

Yesterday, Governor Nathan Deal extended support to both businesses and veterans by signing House Bill 188 into law. The bill speeds professional licensing for veterans and their spouses.

Attorney General Supports Campaign to Curb Human Trafficking

April 4, 2013

In March 2011, a mother and father were sentenced to prison for pimping out their 14-year-old daughter to a used car salesman in lieu of making their $281 car payment. The 66-year-old used car salesman was also sent to prison.

Surplus Property Program Saves Schools $50,000

April 2, 2013

In July 2011, the Southeast Bulloch High School Marching Band hit on an affordable answer to a pricey problem. To reach the next level of success, the award-winning musicians needed new instruments.

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