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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 641
Education, Department of; State Board; Georgia Excellence Foundation; establish
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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 revise a provision relating to the delegation of authority to employ staff at the Department of Education; to provide that the State Board of Education can solicit donations, grants, gifts, devises, and bequests; to establish the Georgia Educational Excellence Foundation and provide for its membership, duties, powers, and purposes; to provide that the State School Superintendent is authorized to enter into contracts for $100,000.00 or less; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/27/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/20/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/11/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/06/2008 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/06/2008 - House Third Readers
Feb/29/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/19/2007 - House Second Readers
Mar/01/2007 - House First Readers
Feb/28/2007 - House Hopper
Mar/06/2008 - House Vote #738Yea(149)Nay(1)NV(12)
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