Tag Archives: development authorities

Bill to regulate P-cards, aid local hospitals is signed

Gov. Nathan Deal signs legislation cracking down on the misuse of government-issued purchasing cards; the bill could also help financially struggling hospitals . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , development authorities , hospitals , Jeff Mullis , p-cards

Political Notes: Supreme Court’s stadium bond ruling gives Reed, Perry something new to disagree about

Two old adversaries, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Common Cause Executive Director William Perry, have differing opinions on the bond debt issued for the Falcons’ football stadium . . .

Tags: Atlanta Falcons stadium , Brandon Beach , development authorities , Georgia Supreme Court , Kasim Reed , name change , Technical College System , William Perry

Senate passes pharmacists’ vaccine bill

Senate bill will allow nurses and pharmacists to administer a wider variety of vaccines . . .

Tags: development authorities , land banks , nurses , pharmacists , vaccines

House bill gives more power to development authorities

House passes measure that will allow local development authorities to provide bond financing for public-private projects . . .

Tags: bond financing , development authorities , Jay Powell , Mark Hatfield , public-private projects