We finally have a bill number for our priority municipal deposit legislation! Our bill number is SB 157, which is sponsored by Sen. John Kennedy (R), Macon. Now, it is time to get to work and get the bill moving through the process before cross-over day. We anticipate that the Senate Banking & Financial Institutions Committee will hear the bill on Tuesday, February 26th. Members of the Senate Banking & Financial Committee that will be voting on the bill are as follows:
Click here for talking points on this bill that can be shared with your Senators. We encourage you to keep making your voices heard. Our first big hurdle will be getting the bill passed out of the Senate Banking & Financial Institutions Committee. Then, we can focus on the next steps. Thank you for your support! Please contact Lori Godfrey or John McNair with any questions or concerns that you may have.