Georgia - HB 278 - 2017

Relating to business corporations, so as to provide for benefit corporations; to provide for the application of the Georgia Business Corporation Code; to provide for definitions; to provide for naming; to provide for stock certificates; to provide for amendments and transactions; to provide for duties and limitations of liability of directors of benefit corporations; to provide for annual public benefit reports; to change the definition of a foreign corporation; to change provisions relating to the right to dissent; to change provisions relating to the corporate name of a foreign corporation; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Regulatory

Added On: 02-28-2017
Updated On: 06-09-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsors: Stacey Evans (House/Democratic), Scott Holcomb (House/Democratic), Trey Kelley (House/Republican), Wendell Willard (House/Republican)





Actions (5)

  • 02-07-2017 - House Hopper
  • 02-08-2017 - House First Readers
  • 02-09-2017 - House Second Readers
  • 03-01-2017 - House Committee Favorably Reported
  • 03-30-2017 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted