2009-2010 Regular Session - SB 221
Georgia's Promise; certain students who apply to member institutions who graduate from certain high schools in top 10 percent automatically admit
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 2 of Article 2 of Chapter 3 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the University System of Georgia, so as to provide a short title; to provide that certain students who apply for admission to member institutions of the University System of Georgia as freshmen and who graduate from certain public or private high schools in this state with a grade point average in the top 10 percent of such student's graduating class shall be automatically admitted; to authorize the Board of Regents to promulgate rules and regulations regarding such admissions; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/03/2009 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/26/2009 - Senate Hopper