HB 101 Passes

May 11th – Gov Deal signed HB 101 into law. April 14th, 2011 – HB 101 was approved by the House 150-9 with a 3 Foot Safe Passing amendment from the Senate.

A sincere and heartfelt thank you to all who contacted a Rep or Senator these past few weeks, and many thanks to Rep Doug McKillip of Athens for his capable sponsorship of HB 101. Thank you to Rep. Doug Holt (112th) for co-sponsoring the bill in the House. Thanks to Senator John Albers of Roswell for his addition of the three foot passing language, and thanks also to Senator Bill Cowsert (Athens) for his sponsorship of the bill in the Senate.

For the voting record, as well as the final and previous versions of the bill, go here.