Georgia–HB 757

Bill status: Vetoed by Governor Deal on March 28, 2016

Bill type: Religious Freedom Restoration ActsMarriage (State FADA, added Pastor Protection Act on February 17, 2016)

Read the text of the bill.

Read Governor Deal's official veto.


Spotlight On: Georgia's HB 757 State FADA/Pastor Protection Act

Spotlight On: Georgia's Discriminatory Religious Exemption Bills

Spotlight On: Georgia HB 756, Georgia HB 757 And Representative Tanner’s Misguided Attempts at Religious Freedom

Talking Points

Section 5 of HB 757 Sanctions Hiring Discrimination

Blog Posts

Georgia's Governor Does Not Regret Decision To Veto "Religious Liberty" Bill

Businesses A Powerful Force In The Fight Against "Religious Freedom" Bills

AU Legislative Director Speaks At Georgia Victory Rally

Georgia Legislature Will Not Push To Override Governor's Veto Of "Religious Liberty" Bill

Georgia Governor Vetoes "Religious Liberty" Bill

The Mouse Has Spoken: Disney Threatens To Boycott Georgia If HB 757 Passes

Home Depot Co-Founder Opposes Georgia's Discrimination Bill

Even More Companies And Celebrities Urge Georgia's Governor To Veto Harmful Bill

Georgia's General Assembly May Have Surprise Vote On "Religious Liberty" Bill On Wednesday

Georgia's Governor Makes A Powerful Case Against "Religious Liberty" Bill

Celebrities, Businesses, News Outlets, and Others Create Waves in Opposition to Georgia's FADA

Conservative Group Denounces Georgia's FADA Bill

NBA Star Grant Hill Opposes Georgia's FADA Bill

Former U.S. Justice Department Official And Others Weigh In Against Georgia's FADA

Salesforce CEO Comes Out Against Georgia FADA Bill

Georgia NAACP President Calls For Community Action Against State FADA Bill

Georgia's FADA Not Finalized Yet, Says Governor

Georgia's FADA Passes the Senate, Businesses Take Notice


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