Governor Sonny Perdue's Hope Chest amendment failed to pass in the House today. House Resolution 1045, which would allow the people of Georgia to vote on how lottery funds
A measure allowing pharmacists to refuse to fill prescriptions for drugs they believe could terminate pregnancies stalled in the House today. Representative James Mills explained that House Bill 1445
The House today voted to allow physicians assistants to practice outside their licenses during certain widespread emergencies. Representative Sharon Cooper, who is a nurse, explained how House Bill 873 could be used during the 48-hour period following a natural disaster, state of emergency or large-scale medical emergency.
The Senate today voted to create a Newborn Umbilical Cord Blood Commission. Senator David Shafer said stems cells from umbilical chords were already saving lives. Senator David Adelman had proposed a similar bill that would have included stem cells from embryos.
The House today passed a bill that would make it easier to prosecute gang activity
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