2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 536
Air Pollution Control/Prevention; local boards of education; rules and regs.
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 9 of Title 12 of the O.C.G.A., relating to air pollution control and prevention, so as to provide for rules and regulations for certain local boards of education with the goal of reducing air pollution caused by public schools; to authorize assistance by employees of the Environmental Protection Division to certain local boards of education; to authorize rules prohibiting the use of school buses in certain circumstances; to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the O.C.G.A., relating to elementary and secondary education, so as to provide for the development and implementation of plans by local boards of education to reduce air pollution caused by public schools and to mitigate the negative impact of poor air quality on the health of students and employees; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/19/2004 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/18/2004 - Senate Hopper