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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 798
HOPE; home study students who receive certain scores on standardized college admission tests; provide eligibility
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 7 of Article 7 of Chapter 3 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to HOPE scholarships and grants, so as to provide for eligibility for Zell Miller Scholarships for home study students who receive certain scores on standardized college admission tests; to revise eligibility requirements for HOPE scholarships for entering freshmen students who are home study students regarding scores on standardized college admission tests; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2016 - Effective Date
May/03/2016 - Act 521
May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/04/2016 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/24/2016 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Third Read
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Taken from Table
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Tabled
Mar/11/2016 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/10/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/17/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/16/2016 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/16/2016 - House Third Readers
Feb/03/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/25/2016 - House Second Readers
Jan/22/2016 - House First Readers
Jan/21/2016 - House Hopper
02/16/2016 Modified Structured Rule; 3/22/2016 Tabled in Senate; 3/22/2016 Taken from Table in Senate
Mar/24/2016 - House Vote #887Yea(162)Nay(6)NV(9)
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Vote #693Yea(52)Nay(0)NV(4)
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Vote #682Yea(40)Nay(16)NV(0)
Feb/16/2016 - House Vote #536Yea(164)Nay(7)NV(4)
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