Georgia House of Representatives
HB 500 - Special education; students in general program; funding

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Sherrill, Tom Smith, Jr., Charlie Coleman, Jr., Brooks P
Walker, Larry Taylor, Maretta M O'Neal, Earl L
Links / Committees / Status
Summary / Full Text HC: Ed SC: Ed
F/R: 01/31/95 L/A: 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 20
Bill List Legislation List Clerk's Page

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Code Section 20-2-152 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to special education services, so as to provide that special education funding weight shall apply to special education students placed in general education programs; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/31/95  Read 1st Time         1/25/96        
              2/1/95   Read 2nd Time         2/27/96        
              2/28/95* Favorably Reported    2/26/96        
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  
              3/17/95  Recommitted                          
              1/24/96  Read 3rd Time         2/28/96        
              1/24/96  Passed/Adopted        2/29/96        
              CS       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  FS             
              3/14/96  Amend/Sub Agreed To                  
              3/28/96  Sent to Governor                     
              4/15/96  Signed by Governor                   
              1025     Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/96   Effective Date                       
Favorably Reported by Substitute 01/23/96;  Action Suspended

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 20-2-152, 20-2-161

Top of Page

Office of the Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk of the House
Last Updated on 01/08/97