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Sen. John Albers Applauds Senate for Passing Senate Bill 277

On Thursday, the Georgia State Senate passed by a vote of 39-14 Senate Bill 277, titled Protecting Georgia Small Businesses Act. SB 277 clarifies that neither a franchisee nor a franchisee’s employee be considered employees of the franchisor, highlighting this difference in Georgia law. Sen. John Albers (R-Roswell) sponsored the bill to protect and support…

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Gold Dome Update: Week 5

It was another eventful week under the Gold Dome as the legislature continues to march towards the last, and 40th, legislative day on March 24. Several committees met daily and passed important legislation. I am extremely proud of what the Georgia State Senate has accomplished thus far with the passage of common sense, conservative initiatives…

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Gold Dome Update: Week 4

This week we completed legislative day 16, which means there are only 24 more days to pass a balanced budget debate and vote on important legislation. My colleagues and I are hard at work ensuring the work of this great state is conducted responsibly and efficiently. On Tuesday, I had the privilege to recognize Robert…