Comprehensive Report Of 2018 Legislative Session

Comprehensive Report Of 2018 Legislative Session

News from the Capitol

The 2018 Georgia Legislative Session began January 8 and ended just after midnight on March 27.  For the first time in several years, the House and Senate returned to their traditional sine die adjournment method – the Lt. Governor and Speaker ordered the chamber doors to be opened and then gaveled the session to a close simultaneously.

The GVMA, along with our lobbyists from Fiveash Stanley, worked around the clock on bills like the update to the Practice Act. Read the “2018 Legislative Comprehensive Report” to learn more.

Laws that can negatively affect veterinarians, animals, or animal health should never be passed. Your GVMA membership gives our profession a voice. Together, we’re able to keep veterinary medicine in our state uncompromised. Learn More