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Day 28 - Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Notes

House Session 10:00am
Senate Session 10:00am

GPB News - Politics

Chattahoochee river

Governors Met About Water Dispute

Government records show Gov. Nathan Deal met with Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley in Montgomery on March 16 for a general discussion of water issues.
Georgia Capitol Building

Religious Liberty Bill In Jeopardy After Panel Cancels Review Meeting

The future of Georgia’s “religious liberty” bill looks increasingly in doubt, as lawmakers wrap their 2015 session. The House Judiciary Committee expected to take up the bill has decided not to meet.
Solar panels

Plastic Bag Ban Defeated In House, Solar Panels Bill Headed To Deal

The Georgia House has rejected a bill preventing cities from banning plastic bags. But a bill allowing people in Georgia to finance solar panels the same way they borrow money for homes or lease cars is headed to Gov. Nathan Deal.
Medical cannabis

Deal Signs Order Requiring Preparation For Medical Marijuana Law

Gov. Nathan Deal has signed an executive order requiring state agencies to start preparations now for the enactment of the state's medical marijuana bill.
Autism puzzle ribbon

Georgia House And Senate Announce Deal On Autism Bill

An autism insurance bill considered dead just a day ago has new life. Key legislators from the House and Senate say they have agreed on a compromise and will push a measure through this session.
7:00PSouthern Accents
8:00PAntiques Roadshow

Birmingham, Hour One

9:00PCancer: The Emperor Of All Maladies

Magic Bullets