2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 501
Educational programs; placement and promotion policies for grades one, two, four, six, and seven; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 12 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to effectiveness of educational programs, so as to provide for placement and promotion policies for grades one, two, four, six, and seven; to provide for documentation of promotion decisions; to provide for data to the State Board of Education regarding students failing the criterion-referenced assessments in certain grades; to provide for a timetable for implementation; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/24/2009 - House Second Readers
Feb/19/2009 - House First Readers
Feb/18/2009 - House Hopper