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Ideas for safer courts discussed

...might be time for the state to step in and say clearly which local official is responsible for courtroom security. Rep. Burke Day, the Tybee Island Republican who is chairman of the House Public Safety Committee, made the comment after several hours...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/03/met_452016.shtml
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Police pay report delayed

...more lucrative jobs elsewhere, Georgia lawmakers are looking for ways to increase salaries. A committee headed by Rep. Burke Day, R-Tybee Island, is looking into the issue. While the panel was hoping to issue its report by the end of the month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/21/met_109367.shtml
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Shooting-range access targeted

...areas to be handicapped-accessible, House Bill 420 specifically adds sports shooting ranges. It is sponsored by Rep. Burke Day, R-Tybee Island, the only member of the General Assembly who uses a wheelchair. Limiting ranges is discriminatory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/12/met_514345.shtml
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Savannah merger talks hit deadlock

...which must sign off on calling for a vote on the issue - is deadlocked. "I'm not overly optimistic," said Rep. Burke Day, R-Tybee Island, who has pushed for a consolidation vote. Two concerns have prevented the county's House and Senate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/26/met_341013.shtml
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Bills proposed to avert disaster

...disasters or terrorist attacks, according to the head of the House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee. Chairman Burke Day, R-Tybee Island, said the measures would help ensure the state doesn't repeat mistakes made in other parts of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/01/met_114816.shtml
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Bill would end fake ID loophole

...away with the loophole. "We're looking, quite simply, to remove novelty licenses from being legal," said Rep. Burke Day, R-Chatham, who is sponsoring House Bill 71. "We have no idea how much taxpayer money has been wasted because of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/14/met_511385.shtml
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Candidate to defend residency

...Traylor and his lawyer, Donnie Dixon, are scheduled to appear before an administrative law judge next week. Rep. Burke Day, R-Tybee Island, filed a complaint with the Georgia Secretary of State's Office, asking elections officials to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/18/met_100927.shtml
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Leaders use clout with bills

...passed, 139-14. "I think it was the respect and integrity that Ben has that changed a lot of minds," said Rep. Burke Day, R-Tybee Island. Mr. Day initially voted against the bill, then supported it the second time around. The reversal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/19/met_71804.shtml
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End 'backdoor' tax

...move in Georgia's General Assembly to end this repugnant practice. A constitutional amendment proposed by state Reps. Burke Day, R-Tybee Island, Anne Mueller, R-Savannah, and Ron Stephens, R-Garden City, deserves support from all Georgians...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/06/op_252564.shtml
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Across the region

...18-year-old freshman at the time, identifies her attacker as Daniel Day, a Mercer student and the son of state Rep. Burke Day, R-Tybee Island. In a lawsuit filed in Bibb County Superior Court, the woman accuses Mr. Day of sexual battery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/26/met_440965.shtml
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