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Georgia’s HB 255 Outlaws LEED Green Building Standard for State Properties

RTAblog_2013_0211_GeorgiaCapitolHouse Bill (HB) 255 passed through the Georgia General Assembly’s 2015 legislative session. Though HB 255 is probably unknown to most citizens, the precedent it creates deserves our attention.… Read more

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Georgia Legislative Update: LD 30

RTAblog_2013_0211_GeorgiaCapitolThe Georgia General Assembly will convene today for the 30th day of its annual forty-day session. We track legislation specific to housing, energy, water and related issues that affect our practice. Here’s a list of what we’re watching…… Read more

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Georgia Legislative Update: LD 15

RTAblog_2013_0211_GeorgiaCapitolThe Georgia General Assembly will convene today for the 15th day of its annual forty-day session. We track legislation specific to housing, energy, water and related issues that affect our practice. Here’s a list of what we’re watching…… Read more

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2012 Was Terrible for Transportation in Georgia! What’s on the Road Ahead?

Transportation was on the mind of Georgians in 2012 – mostly because we couldn’t escape the advertising, events and media coverage of the 2012 Regional Transportation Referendum vote held on July 31st, 2012. Though we’d like to never hear the … Read more

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Crimes & Misdemeanors: Georgia’s Water Conservation Law Takes Effect

Lake Lanier Drought

Lake Lanier DroughtIn its 2010 legislative session, Georgia’s General Assembly passed Senate Bill 370  “relating to water supply and water conservation”. The bill was sponsored by Georgia Senator Ross Tolleson, Chair of the Senate’s Natural Resources & the Environment committee.… Read more

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