Georgia General Assembly

02/21/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/21/2024 16:34

Sen. Islam Parkes to Hold Press Conference on Families First Legislative Package

ATLANTA (February 21, 2024) - On Thursday, February 22, at 2:30 p.m. Sen. Nabilah Islam Parkes (D-Duluth) and will hold a press conference to discuss her Families First legislative package - Senate Bills 51, 527, and 372.

EVENT DETAILS:
• Date: Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024
• Time: 2:30 p.m.
• Location: Room 203, CLOB, 18 Capitol Sq. SW Atlanta GA 30334
• This event is open to the public.

ABOUT THE MEETING:
Join Sen. Islam Parkes for a press conference where she will discuss the need to pass her legislative package that will put Georgia families first by reinstating the sales tax holiday on school supplies, as well as exempting from sales tax childcare essentials for children under 3 and menstrual products.

MEDIA OPPORTUNITIES:
We kindly request members of the media to confirm their attendance in advance by contacting Sam White at the Senate Press Office ([email protected])

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Sen. Nabilah Islam Parkes represents the 7th Senate District, which includes a portion of Gwinnett County. She may be reached by phone at 404.463.5263 or by email at [email protected].