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Legislation being readied on the use of drones

Georgia lawmakers will introduce a bill that would tighten up on the use of drones, but would not require state registration of the flying machines . . .

Tags: drones , Kevin Tanner , legislative study committee , registration , restrictions

Lawmakers hear some practical advice on regulating marijuana

Legislators get useful advice from a Colorado consultant on how they should go about regulating medical marijuana if the state should decide to legalize it . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , legislative study committee , Matt Cook , medical marijuana

Transportation study committee hears call for a tax increase

Former transportation secretary Ray LaHood warns that Georgia will get “out-competed” by other states if it doesn’t raise money to upgrade its infrastructure . . .

Tags: DOT , Jay Roberts , Keith Golden , legislative study committee , motor fuel tax increase , Ray LaHood , Steve Gooch , transportation infrastructure

Transportation funding panel appointed

A joint House-Senate study committee has been appointed to recommend new sources of funding to help pay for Georgia’s transportation infrastructure . . .

Tags: legislative study committee , transportation funding