Georgia House of Representatives
HB 134 - Educators; discipline of students; liability

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Walker, Larry McKinney, J. E Smith, Jr., Charlie
Godbee, John F Royal, A. Richard Stephenson, Tommy
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Summary / Full Text HC: Ed SC: Ed
F/R: 01/11/95 L/A: 04/18/95 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 20
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elementary, secondary, and adult education, so as to provide that certain educators shall not be liable for any civil damages for, or arising out of, any act or omission concerning, relating to, or resulting from the discipline of any student, except for acts or omissions of willful or wanton negligence or misconduct; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
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              1/11/95  Read 1st Time         2/20/95        
              1/12/95  Read 2nd Time         3/13/95        
              2/15/95  Favorably Reported    3/13/95        
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  
              2/17/95  Read 3rd Time         3/14/95        
              1/17/95  Passed/Adopted        3/14/95        
              CS       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  FA             
              3/15/95  Amend/Sub Agreed To                  
              3/29/95  Sent to Governor                     
              4/18/95  Signed by Governor                   
              372      Act/Veto Number                      
              4/18/95  Effective Date                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 20-2-1000


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