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2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 157
Public Schools; maximum class sizes; teacher-student ratios
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SC: EducationHC:
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 20-2-182 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the program weights´ reflection of instructors´ salaries and benefits, and maximum class sizes, so as to provide that rules adopted for maximum class sizes shall apply only to schools which have received a C, D, or F grade; to provide that such rules shall continue to apply to such schools until the schools have received a grade of A or B for two consecutive years; to delete provisions allowing local systems to exceed the maximum class size for a specified period; to delete provisions for lowering the maximum class size annually until the 2003-2004 school year; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Feb/12/2001 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/09/2001 - Senate Hopper