Georgia > Medical Marijuana Bill Passes Senate

ATLANTA — The Georgia Senate overwhelmingly passed on Tuesday a sweeping medical marijuana bill that now goes back to the House for tweaking. State Representative Allen Peake, Republican from Macon, wrote the House bill that…

Georgia > Senate Passes $21.8 billion Spending Plan

ATLANTA -- The state Senate passed a new state spending plan Friday which will include $1.1 billion in construction funds.  This would increase State spending by $900 million, thought that could increase further if a final…

Georgia > Medical Marijuana Bill Passes Senate

ATLANTA -- A state Senate committee approved a bill Thursday that brings Georgia a step closer to joining other states that allow possession of medical marijuana, according to a report from the Macon Telegraph. Having…

Georgia > Senate Approve Marijuana Bill

ATLANTA -- A medical marijuana bill has passed the Senate. By a vote of 54-1, the bill would exempt from prosecution parents who bring cannabidiol, a non-psychoactive marijuana derivative, into Georgia to treat their children…