Georgia House of Representatives
HB1785 - Quality basic education; financing; program weights

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Baker, Thurbert E Orrock, Nan Bordeaux, Tom
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F/R: 02/21/96 L/A: 04/02/96 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 20
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Part 4 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to financing under the "Quality Basic Education Act," so as to add a provision dealing with the appropriation of funds for any fiscal year beginning July 1, 1996; to state legislative intent with respect to program weights; to provide for a change in the program weights allotted to state authorized instructional programs; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
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              2/21/96  Read 1st Time         3/6/96         
              2/26/96  Read 2nd Time         3/14/96        
              2/27/96  Favorably Reported    3/14/96        
                       Committee Amend/Sub   Sub            
              3/5/96   Read 3rd Time         3/15/96        
              3/5/96   Passed/Adopted        3/15/96        
                       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  CS             
              3/18/96  Amend/Sub Agreed To   3/18/96        
              3/28/96  Sent to Governor                     
              4/2/96   Signed by Governor                   
              752      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/96   Effective Date                       
House Agrees to Senate Substitute as Amended by House       
Senate Agrees to House Amendment to Senate Substitute       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 20-2-160, 20-2-161, 20-2-212.2


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