Georgia House of Representatives
HB 885 - Curriculum; include family violence and child abuse prevention course

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Davis, Grace W McKinney, J. E Smyre, Calvin
Bunn, Barbara Jean Stanley, Lanett Jones, Vernon A
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Summary / Full Text HC: Ed SC: Ed
F/R: 02/27/95 L/A: 02/09/96 S - Read 1st Time (H-CSFA )
Titles Amended: 20
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Part 2 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to competencies and core cirriculum in elementary and secondary education, so as to provide for legislative purpose; to provide that each local board of education shall prescribe a course of study in family violence and child abuse prevention; to authorize such local boards to supplement and develop the exact approach of content areas of such minimum course of study; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
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              2/27/95  Read 1st Time         2/9/96         
              2/28/95  Read 2nd Time                        
              2/6/96   Favorably Reported                   
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  
              2/8/96   Read 3rd Time                        
              2/8/96   Passed/Adopted                       
              CSFA     Comm/Floor Amend/Sub                 
Rules Suspended to Introduce                                
Immediately Transmitted to the Senate                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 20-2-145


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