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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 458
Education; require local school systems and schools to be accredited; provide for definitions
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to education, so as to require local school systems and schools to be accredited; to provide for definitions; to provide that if a school system or school loses or fails to attain accreditation, a student shall be entitled to attend another public school or receive a scholarship to attend a private school; to provide for notice to parents; to provide for the maximum amount of the scholarship; to provide for procedures and requirements for payment of scholarships; to provide for conditions of acceptance of a scholarship; to provide for testing; to provide for rules and regulations; to provide for notice to parents; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/04/2008 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Apr/01/2008 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/27/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/11/2008 - House Second Readers
Mar/06/2008 - House First Readers
Mar/05/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/05/2008 - Senate Third Read
Feb/28/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/27/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/13/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/12/2008 - Senate Hopper
Footnotes
4/1/2008 Withdrawn from Rules Calendar and recommitted to Rules; 4/4/2008 Withdrawn from Rules Calendar and recommitted to Rules
Votes
Mar/05/2008 - Senate Vote #671Yea(32)Nay(21)NV(2)
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