HB 88 - HOPE scholarship program; additional eligibility

Georgia House of Representatives - 1995/1996 Sessions

HB 88 - HOPE scholarship program; additional eligibility

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Code Sections - 20-3-242
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House Comm: Ed / Senate Comm: / House Vote: Yeas Nays Senate Vote: Yeas Nays ---------------------------------------- House Action Senate ---------------------------------------- 1/9/95 Read 1st Time 1/10/95 Read 2nd Time ---------------------------------------- Rules Suspended to Introduce Code Sections amended: 20-3-242
HB 88 LC 9 7926 A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT 1- 1 To amend Part 1 of Article 7 of Chapter 3 of Title 20 of the 1- 2 Official Code of Georgia Annotated, known as the "Georgia 1- 3 Student Finance Commission Act," so as to provide for 1- 4 additional eligibility and requirements for participation in 1- 5 the HOPE scholarship program; to repeal conflicting laws; 1- 6 and for other purposes. 1- 7 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF GEORGIA: SECTION 1. 1- 8 Part 1 of Article 7 of Chapter 3 of Title 20 of the Official 1- 9 Code of Georgia Annotated, known as the "Georgia Student 1-10 Finance Commission Act," is amended by adding at the end 1-11 thereof a new Code Section 20-3-242 to read as follows: 1-12 "20-3-242. (Index) 1-13 Any graduate of a public high school in the State of 1-14 Georgia who has completed one year of full-time studies at 1-15 a public college or university in the State of Georgia and 1-16 who has a cumulative B or 3.0 grade point average while a 1-17 student at such college or university shall be eligible to 1-18 participate in and receive a scholarship through the HOPE 1-19 scholarship program, regardless of such student's 1-20 cumulative grade point average while in high school." SECTION 2. 1-21 All laws and parts of laws in conflict with this Act are 1-22 repealed. -1- (Index)

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