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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 1209
State Board of Education; local school systems; contracts; provisions
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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 that a local school system may enter into a contract with the State Board of Education for increased flexibility in exchange for increased accountability; to provide that a local school system can opt for the status quo; to provide for the development of a three-year strategic plan; to change certain provisions relating to waivers to improve student performance; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2008 - Effective Date
Apr/09/2008 - Act 394
Apr/09/2008 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/08/2008 - House Sent to Governor
Apr/04/2008 - Senate Conference Committee Report Adopted
Apr/04/2008 - House Conference Committee Report Adopted
Apr/04/2008 - Senate Conference Committee Appointed 1st, 40th, 56th
Apr/04/2008 - House Conference Committee Appointed 97th, 17th, 6th
Apr/04/2008 - House Insisted
Apr/04/2008 - Senate Disagreed House Amend or Sub
Apr/02/2008 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub As Amended
Mar/31/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/31/2008 - Senate Third Read
Mar/28/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/27/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/06/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/05/2008 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/05/2008 - House Third Readers
Feb/27/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/19/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/14/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/13/2008 - House Hopper
3/5/2008 Modified Structured Rule; 4/2/2008 House agrees to Senate Substitute as House amended; 4/4/2008 Senate Conferees: 1st, 40th, 56th
Apr/04/2008 - Senate Vote #1051Yea(30)Nay(15)NV(3)
Apr/04/2008 - House Vote #1114Yea(94)Nay(43)NV(33)
Apr/02/2008 - House Vote #1008Yea(125)Nay(33)NV(14)
Mar/31/2008 - Senate Vote #826Yea(30)Nay(20)NV(3)
Mar/05/2008 - House Vote #700Yea(112)Nay(58)NV(7)
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