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This Week in GeorgiaGov: Laws

July 1 Brings New Laws from Legislative Session 2016

June 30, 2016

All bills that were passed during this year's legislative session and then signed by Governor Deal go into effect on July 1. Find out which bills might effect you!

Fireworks: What’s Legal In Georgia?

June 28, 2016

When it comes to fireworks, find out what's legal in Georgia.

Local Government Financing Options for “Going Solar”

June 23, 2016

Solar energy is making its way to local governments in Georgia, now with some financial help.

The Life of a Law [Infographic]

June 21, 2016

Do you ever wonder how state laws are created? See the process and learn how you can be involved!

Governor Deal's Deadline to Sign is Tomorrow

May 2, 2016

What's going on in Georgia legislature now that session is over? The Governor takes his turn with this year's bills ... for 1 more day, anyway.

White-Tailed Deer Named State Mammal of Georgia

May 19, 2015

Thanks to a hard-working group of elementary school students at Reese Road Leadership Academy in Muscogee County, Georgia has an official state mammal.

2015 Passed Bills Highlights

April 14, 2015

Get a quick overview of some bills sent to Governor Deal from the Georgia General Assembly.

2015 Legislative Session Check-In

February 16, 2015

David Shafer, Georgia State Senate President Pro Tempore, gives us an update of the 2015 Legislative Session.

Providing a “Safe Harbor” for Georgia’s Children

February 12, 2015

Senator Renee Unterman describes Senate Bill 8 and Senate Resolution 7 pertaining to sex trafficking in Georgia.

2015 Legislative Session: Hot Topics

January 15, 2015

Learn more about a few topics being discussed during the 2015 Legislative Session.

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