2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 665
Driver Services, Department of; student attendance records; allow release; 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 education, so as to change the name of the department that enforces the provisions of this law; to allow release of student attendance records to the Department of Driver Services; to provide for private schools and home study programs to release information on their students to the department; to provide for release of student information by public schools to visiting teachers or attendance officers; to provide for reports to juvenile courts of students who are absent in violation of the law; to provide for consent for release of information; to amend Chapter 5 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to drivers´ licenses, so as to provide for restrictions on issuance of permits to minors; to provide for notification to the department of student violations; to provide for consent to release information to the department; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/19/2007 - House Second Readers
Mar/01/2007 - House First Readers
Mar/01/2007 - House Hopper