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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 54
Tuition grants; children of officers killed in line of duty who attend University System institutions and meet certain requirements; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Subpart 7 of Part 3 of Article 7 of Chapter 3 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to grants to children of law enforcement officers, firefighters, and prison guards, so as to provide for undergraduate full tuition grants to children of law enforcement officers, firefighters, prison guards, and Highway Emergency Response Operators of the Department of Transportation who were killed in the line of duty who attend institutions of the University System of Georgia and who meet certain eligibility requirements; to provide a definition; to provide for voluntary donations through state income tax returns and drivers' licenses for funding; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2016 - Effective Date
May/03/2016 - Act 520
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/16/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted As Amended
Mar/16/2016 - Senate Third Read
Mar/11/2016 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/10/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/02/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/29/2016 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/29/2016 - House Third Readers
Feb/09/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Apr/02/2015 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/11/2015 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/15/2015 - House Second Readers
Jan/14/2015 - House First Readers
Jan/13/2015 - House Hopper
Mar/24/2016 - House Vote #858Yea(163)Nay(0)NV(8)
Mar/16/2016 - Senate Vote #651Yea(51)Nay(0)NV(4)
Feb/29/2016 - House Vote #701Yea(168)Nay(0)NV(3)
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