Legislative Timely Updates During Session

ILTA Legislative

*During the legislative session, ILTA will publish timely updates of House and Senate bills and our positions. In addition, on “KEY” bills of importance to ILTA members, we will print a narrative of how a particular bill may impact you at the closing table. Currently ILTA is working on or monitoring 64 pieces of legislation. (5/11/18)

Electronic Witness Slip

Please follow the directions below to file an electronic witness slip on any legislation that ILTA is calling for member action.

1.      Go to: http://www.ilga.gov/

2.      Click on the red GA Dashboard

3.      Click on House or Senate; Committee Hearing; Week.

4.      Complete the witness slip.

HB/SB Updates

Two deadlines have now passed: Friday, April 13 was both chambers’ deadline for substantive (non-appropriation) bills from Committees & Friday, April 27 was both chambers’ 3rd reading deadline for substantive bills. At this time, the Senate has re-extended the deadline on 11 bills. The House has re-extended final action deadline on 2 bills (this would include both committee and 3rd reading extensions.)

Upcoming Dates:

May 8 thru 11 – House & Senate Session

May 11 – Senate Committee Deadline for substantive HBs from Committee

May 15 thru 18 – House & Senate Session

May 18 – House Committee Deadline for substantive SBs from Committee