2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 520
HOPE Scholarships; Ga. Student Finance Comm.; reporting system; definitions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapters 2 and 3 of Title 20 of the O.C.G.A., relating to elementary and secondary education and to postsecondary education, respectively, so as to change the reporting system and method for determining eligibility for HOPE scholarships, other scholarships, grants, or loan assistance, and certain postsecondary courses and advanced placement courses for students enrolling as freshmen in eligible public or private postsecondary institutions on or after May 1, 2007; to provide that residency requirements for HOPE eligibility shall be established by the Georgia Student Finance Commission; to amend Article 1 of Chapter 27 of Title 50 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions of the lottery for education; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/13/2004 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/12/2004 - Senate Hopper