In researching Georgia legislative typology as it relates to science, technology and innovation, GTRI's Office of Policy Analysis and Research found that 33 bills were introduced during the state legislature's 2010 session. The chart below tracks the legislative purpose of those bills as a percentage of the overall legislation introduced. Of the 33 bills introduced, just five were passed, for an enactment rate of 16 percent. Nine bills contained the keyword "broadband," which was the most frequently used keyword in association with science, technology or innovation legislation.
Source: Georgia Tech Research Institute, Office of Policy Analysis and Research