Other Regulatory Advocacy

Relieving regulatory burdens promotes manufacturing investment and success.

GAM works to ensure that rulemaking and other aspects of the regulatory process comply with legislative intent and minimize compliance burdens on Georgia manufacturers. The Association represents its members across a wide variety of state agencies including but not limited to:

  • The Environmental Protection Division, where GAM plays a key role in ensuring timely permitting and rulemaking that are responsive to the obligation for environmental stewardship and the need for economic growth;
  • The Department of Revenue, where GAM achieves bottom-line results in the implementation of state tax policy;
  • The State Board of Workers’ Compensation, where GAM leads consensus-based efforts that have resulted in one of the most efficient and effective workers’ compensation systems in the country; and
  • The Department of Labor, where GAM promotes fair and cost-effective administration of the unemployment insurance system.