House panel OKs Deal's school takeover plan

...of this state to take those and try to help those children."The amendment and bill now go to the powerful House Rules Committee to determine when the full House will consider the proposal. Lawmakers have planned to wrap up the 40-day working...

Key bills fail to make crossover deadline

...of vehicle tags recorded by car-mounted cameras. This bill was approved by a House committee but died when the Rules Committee never scheduled it for a vote.HB 111: School districts could have raised extra funds by selling ads on school buses...

Georgia Senate OKs medical marijuana bill, House backs earlier restaurant alcohol sales on Sundays

...changes to the constitution.Two contentious bills from Rep. Mark Hamilton, R-Cum ming, were left in the House Rules committee. Hamilton had proposed a program allowing public-school funding to be used toward private-school tuition or other...

Cannabis oil bill clears hurdle in Georgia House

...step in the right direction. This is a good thing for our citizens."Peake predicted the bill would pass the House Rules Committee and the full House this week.Earlier, he had discussed a bill allowing in-state growth of marijuana to manufacture...

Ga. legislative deadline looms this week

...bill early this session shortening the early voting period from 21 days to 12.It has remained in the powerful House Rules committee, which sets the daily floor calendar, since mid-February.The proposal makes Sunday voting optional for all counties...

NCAA's illegal man downfield rule expected to be tightened next year

...less room to work their games of deception.The NCAA rules committee has proposed changing the illegal man downfield penalty...offensive coaches ? who fought off a proposal by the rules committee to slow down up-tempo attacks last year ? see it...

NCAA rules committee likely won't focus of pace of play in college football

...not expect pace of play to be a major topic when the rules committee meets this week.Rogers Redding said Monday the use...the rules as a result of that."The NCAA football rules committee does not usual stir up much controversy, but last...

House GOP tries to regroup after divisive speaker vote

...take further steps beyond removing Reps. Daniel Webster and Richard Nugent of Florida from their posts on the House Rules Committee. Webster got 12 votes in the speaker's election on Tuesday, the most of any of the Boehner opponents.At Wednesday's...

Two years later, Gonzaga is back among the elite programs

...officials taking the data to the men's basketball rules committee for review in May.The NCAA will also expand the...will be surveyed about their experience, and the rules committee will look at all the data to consider future rules...

Rep. Broun says unaware of ethics slip

...House rules already require senior staff to complete ethics training, it only makes sense that their bosses should, too."Broun's 2010 resolution was referred to the House Rules Committee and has seen no further congressional action.