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SB 6, Georgia Regional Transit Council

 
Municipal Impact Position Contact
Neutral Justin Kirnon, (678) 686-6255

Last Updated: 3/7/2017
Subject Area: Transportation |
Resources: bill text
The purpose of the proposed legislation is to create the Georgia Regional Transit Council (“the Council”). Its function is to create a statewide strategic transit plan with the guidance of transit industry leaders. The proposed legislation calls for definition of its purpose and duties; appointments of the 19-person council; and a report and proposal for the Department of Transportation. According to this proposal there is not a requirement for a member of local government to be a member of the council. 
 
A final strategic plan must be made available to the public by December 31, 2018. 

 

Votes

2/22/2017 Senate Vote #79 Yea - 48 Nay - 0 Not Voting - 2 Excused - 5
BILL STATUS

3/30/2017 - Withdrawn and Recommitted in House

AUTHOR

Sen. Steve Gooch
District 51
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