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2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 706
Elementary and secondary education; delete and clarify provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elementary and secondary education, so as to delete obsolete, unused, and unnecessary provisions; to clarify a provision relating to eligibility for enrollment; to eliminate a deadline for annual performance evaluations; to clarify the legal status of regional educational service agencies; to provide that declarations of intent and attendance records for home study programs are submitted to the Department of Education rather than local school systems; to revise provisions for purposes of conformity; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2012 - Effective Date
Apr/19/2012 - Act 619
Apr/19/2012 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/05/2012 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/29/2012 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/14/2012 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/14/2012 - Senate Third Read
Feb/21/2012 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/17/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/02/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/01/2012 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/01/2012 - House Third Readers
Jan/30/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/25/2012 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Jan/12/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/12/2012 - House Second Readers
Jan/11/2012 - House First Readers
Jan/10/2012 - House Hopper
1/25/2012 Withdrawn from the General Calendar and recommitted to Education by the Rules Committee; 2/1/2012 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/29/2012 - House Vote #814Yea(168)Nay(0)NV(9)
Mar/14/2012 - Senate Vote #630Yea(39)Nay(11)NV(4)
Feb/01/2012 - House Vote #450Yea(162)Nay(0)NV(7)
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