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...for a political comeback.Glenn Richardson said Monday that he will run for a legislative seat being vacated by Sen. Bill Hamrick, of Carrollton, who has been appointed to a judgeship.Richardson was the first Republican speaker of Georgia's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-27/across-georgia
4 Democrats to chair Senate committees

...Health & Human Services; Jim Butterworth of Cornelia, Higher Education; Greg Goggans of Douglas, Insurance & Labor; Bill Hamrick of Carrollton, Judiciary; Johnny Grant of Milledgeville, Public Safety; Mitch Seabaugh of Sharpsburg, Redistricting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-12/georgia-senate-names-4-democ
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Senator sponsors bill to block land sales for Indian casinos

...gambling options would leave all of them struggling. Ligon's bill only got a hearing in committee because Chairman Bill Hamrick, R-Carrollton, wants to get input from the State Bar about its legal ramifications. Ligon said no other state has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-17/senator-sponsors-bill-block-
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Georgia weighs overhaul of state prison system

...SUBJECT TO CHANGEThe reform bill is awaiting action by the joint legislative committee that Golick co-chairs with Sen. Bill Hamrick, R-Carrollton. The men chair the House and Senate judiciary committees where law-and-order bills normally are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-03-11/georgia-weighs-overhau
Consumer groups cheer on bills

...said Allie Wall, the executive director of the Georgia Watch consumer-advocacy lobby. Foreclosure reform Sen. Bill Hamrick, R-Carrollton, sponsored two bills dealing with this issue. Senate Bill 57 requires loan brokers to make sure borrowers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/15/met_514731.shtml
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Senate poised to pass tough sex offender law

...molestation. "It's a difficult decision about where to draw a line, but you've got to draw it somewhere," said Sen. Bill Hamrick, who will carry the bill in the upper chamber. "The idea was to get to serious criminal conduct." House Majority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/29/met_74408.shtml
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Senate works to get title loan regulation

...in good faith, and we went forward to protect consumers," said Senate Banking and Financial Institutions Chairman Bill Hamrick, R-Carrollton, "and the House has done nothing with our bill or their own legislation."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/29/met_74409.shtml
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Senate approves sex offender bill

...here to do is concentrate on protecting children who, in some cases, cannot take care of themselves," said Sen. Bill Hamrick, R-Carrollton, one of the House plan's sponsors in the Senate. The bill increases the maximum sentence for several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/25/met_73322.shtml
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Bill would track title-pawn industry, inform consumers

...consumers against unscrupulous practices and keeping legitimate lenders in business. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Bill Hamrick, R-Carrollton, requires the Governor's Office of Consumer Affairs to start tracking the number of pawn-title...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/19/met_71813.shtml
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Bill helps debtors avoid repossession

...current law interest rates can reach triple digits annually if the loan drags out. Senate Bill 535, sponsored by Sen. Bill Hamrick, R-Carrollton, passed 48-4 and heads to the House, where other pawn title bills are pending. The bill does not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/02/met_63094.shtml
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