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2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 984
Education; parent in military service; excused absences; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Subpart 2 of Part 1 of Article 16 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to compulsory attendance for students in elementary and secondary education, so as to provide that a student whose parent is in military service is granted excused absences from school to visit with his or her parent prior to deployment or while on leave; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2006 - Effective Date
Apr/28/2006 - Act 625
Apr/28/2006 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/04/2006 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/20/2006 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Mar/14/2006 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/14/2006 - Senate Third Read
Mar/02/2006 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/01/2006 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/13/2006 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/09/2006 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/09/2006 - House Third Readers
Feb/01/2006 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Jan/11/2006 - House Second Readers
Jan/10/2006 - House First Readers
Jan/09/2006 - House Hopper
Mar/20/2006 - House Vote #929Yea(149)Nay(0)NV(22)
Mar/14/2006 - Senate Vote #864Yea(49)Nay(0)NV(0)
Feb/09/2006 - House Vote #610Yea(159)Nay(0)NV(16)
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