2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 1491
Education; required school day per year; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elementary and secondary education, so as to provide for a full-day kindergarten program for a minimum of 170 days per school year; to provide a short title; to change the minimum number of required days in a school year for public elementary and secondary schools to 170 days; to change certain provisions relating to the base pay of school food and nutrition personnel for purposes of conformity; to change certain provisions relating to a residential high school program for gifted youth for purposes of conformity; to change the definition of "school year" relating to teacher contracts for purposes of conformity; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/02/2006 - House Second Readers
Mar/01/2006 - House First Readers
Feb/28/2006 - House Hopper