Legislative Update: Crossover Day, Session Suspended

Reacting to the growing coronavirus crisis, the Georgia General Assembly went into “suspension” for an undetermined amount of time after meeting very briefly Friday morning. The House and Senate completed crossover day on Thursday, passing dozens of bills that just beat the deadline to clear at least one house or be dead for the session. Many others did not pass.

In this legislative update for the week ending on March 13, 2020, our liaison Scott Maxwell outlines several items, from the Governor’s emergency declaration, to the delay of the Presidential primary vote, and of course, the fate of public health bills after crossover day. Read the details in the link below.

Legislative Update for March 13, 2020