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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 659
Education; provide transparency of financial information of local school systems and schools; provisions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 14 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to education accountability assessment programs, so as to provide transparency of financial information of local school systems and schools, to the greatest extent practicable; to provide for legislative intent; to provide for definitions; to provide for accessibility to certain financial data of a local board of education; to provide for school level budget and expenditure data; to require local school systems and schools to provide certain information on their websites; to provide for certain data and reports; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
May/03/2016 - Veto V6
May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/04/2016 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub
Mar/24/2016 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Third Read
Mar/14/2016 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/14/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/11/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/10/2016 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/10/2016 - House Third Readers
Feb/04/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/26/2015 - House Second Readers
Mar/25/2015 - House First Readers
Mar/24/2015 - House Hopper
03/24/2016 House agreed to Senate Substitute as House amended; 3/24/2016 Senate Agreed to House Amendment to Senate Substitute
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Vote #812Yea(50)Nay(0)NV(6)
Mar/24/2016 - House Vote #874Yea(162)Nay(0)NV(10)
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Vote #664Yea(50)Nay(4)NV(2)
Feb/10/2016 - House Vote #516Yea(162)Nay(0)NV(5)
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