2012 GA Bills

2012 ‘IMMIGRATION’ RELATED LEGISLATION IN GEORGIA

  • Bill Number (w/Link)Short Description / [ Status /Vote (Link) ] / Fact Sheets ]
  • HB 87–  House Arizona Copycat “Show Me Your Papers” Bill / 3/3 Passed by House / Vote: 113 Yes / 56 No / Signed by Governor on May 13th, 2011, Fact Sheets: ACLU )

GEORGIA SENATE

  • SB  7“Hurt and Run” Bill / No further action in 2011. Assigned to the Senate Insurance and Labor Committee.
  • SB  27 “Force Employers to Use Inaccurate Database” Bill / No further action in 2011. Assigned to the Senate Judiciary Committee.
  • SB  40“Show Me Your Papers” AZ Copycat Bill / 3/14 Passed by Senate / Vote: 34 Yes / 21 No
  • SB 104 -  Extreme AZ Copycat “Show Me Your Papers” Bill / No further action in 2011. Assigned to the Senate Judiciary Committee.
  • SB 174“Force Counties to Enter into Failed Fed. Programs” Bill / No further action in 2011. Assigned to the Senate Judiciary Committee.

GEORGIA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

  • HB 59 “Destroying the DREAMS” Bill /3/16 Failed to get to House floor in 2011.  May be recalled in 2012. Passed from House Higher Education Committee; up for a House floor vote. (Fact Sheets: ACLU )
  • HB 72“English Only Driver’s License Exam” Bill / ‘Tabled’ by floor vote of House. (Fact Sheets: ACLU )
  • HB 200“Anti-Human and Sexual Trafficking” Bill / Passed House of Representatives and has crossed over to Senate.
  • HB 296“Forcing Teachers, Doctors, and others to Act as Immigration Agents” Bill / No further action in 2011. Assigned to the House Judiciary Non-Civil Committee

ACLU – Reference Sheet Analyzing Georgia ‘Immigration’ Bills

AALAC – Summary of Public Safety Concerns about Arizona’s Immigration law — From the Experts

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