HB 474 – Driver Services, Department of; drivers’ manual include best practices during traffic stop by law enforcement; require


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding drivers’ licenses, so as to require the Department of Driver Services in any republication of its drivers’ manual to include instructions for best practices for facilitating the safety of all parties during a traffic stop by law enforcement; to provide for collaboration; to require the Office of Highway Safety to promote such instructions in certain planned projects or campaigns of a highly visible nature; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.


Name District Url
Carolyn Hugley () District 136 Related Bills and Articles
Mack Jackson () District 128 Related Bills and Articles
Alan Powell (R) District 32 Related Bills and Articles
Eddie Lumsden (R) District 12 Related Bills and Articles
Bill Hitchens (R) District 161 Related Bills and Articles
Gloria Frazier () District 126 Related Bills and Articles


Chamber Date
House of Representatives 02-23-17 House Hopper
House of Representatives 02-24-17 House First Readers
House of Representatives 02-27-17 House Second Readers
House of Representatives 03-03-17 House Committee Favorably Reported
House of Representatives 03-03-17 House Third Readers
House of Representatives 03-03-17 House Passed/Adopted
Senate 03-06-17 Senate Read and Referred
Senate 03-22-17 Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Senate 03-22-17 Senate Read Second Time
Senate 03-28-17 Senate Tabled