Rep. Shaw’s legislation approved, awaits Governor’s signature

Thursday, April 2, was the 40th and final day of the 2015 session of the Georgia General Assembly. I am pleased that during the last week of the session, a number of legislative proposals that I introduced received final approval ... READ MORE


Final approval for medical cannabis bill as session nears end

Only two legislative days remain in the 2015 session of the Georgia General Assembly. With final adjournment scheduled for Thursday, April 2, the House of Representatives and the Senate are working to resolve several major issues,... READ MORE


House resolution addresses doctor shortage in rural Georgia

On March 19, the House of Representatives adopted HR 302, which strives to increase the number of doctors in Georgia through a plea to Congress. Currently Georgia faces a shortage of doctors, particularly in rural parts of the sta... READ MORE