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2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 879
Elementary and secondary education; care of students with diabetes in school; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 3 of Article 16 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to student health in elementary and secondary education, so as to provide for the care of students with diabetes in school; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for definitions; to provide for the training of designated school personnel; to provide for the submission of a diabetes medical management plan by parents or guardians for a student; to delineate the functions that may be performed by school nurses or trained diabetes personnel; to authorize a student to perform independent monitoring and treatment; to provide for immunity from civil liability; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2012 - Effective Date
Apr/16/2012 - Act 581
Apr/16/2012 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/03/2012 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/27/2012 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/22/2012 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/22/2012 - Senate Third Read
Mar/19/2012 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/14/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/24/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/23/2012 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/23/2012 - House Third Readers
Feb/16/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/06/2012 - House Second Readers
Feb/03/2012 - House First Readers
Feb/02/2012 - House Hopper
Mar/27/2012 - House Vote #802Yea(138)Nay(23)NV(10)
Mar/22/2012 - Senate Vote #679Yea(35)Nay(14)NV(4)
Feb/23/2012 - House Vote #529Yea(136)Nay(26)NV(5)
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