2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 1287
Education; use of lottery funds; amend
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 20 of the O.C.G.A., relating to education, so as to eliminate the Construction Reserve Trust Fund and the appropriation of lottery funds to the fund; to eliminate the use of lottery funds for teacher training in computers and technology; to eliminate the use of lottery funds by the board of regents for training professors and instructors in computers and technology; to eliminate the use of lottery funds by the Department of Technical and Adult Education for training teachers in computers and technology; to amend Code Section 50-27-3 of the O.C.G.A., relating to definitions regarding the lottery for education, so as to provide that the term "educational purposes and programs" shall not include capital outlay projects for educational facilities and teacher training in computers and technology; to provide for related matters; to provide for a contingent effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/13/2006 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/09/2006 - House Second Readers
Feb/08/2006 - House First Readers
Feb/07/2006 - House Hopper