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July 2020
Supporting Mothers and Babies

House Bill 1114 signed by Governor Kemp

“The #1 state for business cannot be among the worst for new mothers.” – Speaker David Ralston The Georgia House Republican Caucus has made it a priority to combat the high level of maternal mortality in our state. That is why the House created the Study Committee on Maternal Mortality, co-chaired by Chairman Sharon Cooper and Chairman Mark Newton, and pushed for the passage of House Bill 1114 which extends medicaid coverage for new mothers from 2 months to 6…


December 2014

Rep. Peake and the Joint Study Committee on Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions Discuss Recommendations at Final Hearing

ATLANTA — State Representative Allen Peake (R-Macon) and the members of the Joint Study Committee on Prescription of Medical Cannabis for Serious Medical Conditions held their final meeting today at the State Capitol to discuss potential guidelines and recommendations for future legislation. Rep. Peake released the following comment about the committee’s last meeting: “This committee worked diligently to study this issue and present a detailed list of possible guidelines and recommendations for future legislation that encompasses all that we have…


November 2014
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Rep. Allen Peake Pre-Files Medical Cannabis Bill

ATLANTA— State Representatives Allen Peake (R-Macon) today pre-filed legislation that would allow for the use and production of medical cannabis in Georgia. Rep. Peake’s legislation will be assigned as House Bill 1 for the 2015 legislative session. “I would first like to thank Speaker David Ralston for his leadership and compassion throughout this process and for his support in designating the medical cannabis as HB 1, the first bill filed for the upcoming legislative session. This is a clear message…


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