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2009-2010 Regular Session - SB 239
Education; mandatory attendance; provisions; require new residents in a local school system to enroll a child within 30 days
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 16 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to school attendance in elementary and secondary education, so as to revise certain provisions relating to mandatory attendance; to require new residents in a local school system to enroll a child within 30 days; to provide for reporting violations of mandatory attendance requirements; to provide that a local school system official who fails to make certain reports is guilty of a misdemeanor; to provide that a person who fails to enroll a child is guilty of a misdemeanor; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jun/08/2010 - Veto V16
Jun/08/2010 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
May/07/2010 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/29/2010 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Apr/29/2010 - Senate Agreed House Amend or Sub As Amended
Apr/27/2010 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Apr/27/2010 - House Third Readers
Apr/13/2010 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Apr/03/2009 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/26/2009 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/17/2009 - House Second Readers
Mar/12/2009 - House First Readers
Mar/10/2009 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/10/2009 - Senate Third Read
Mar/09/2009 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/05/2009 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/04/2009 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/03/2009 - Senate Hopper
4/27/2010 Modified Structured Rule; 4/29/2010 Senate agreed to House substitute as amended; 4/29/2010 House agrees to the Senate Amendment to the House Substitute
Apr/29/2010 - House Vote #1004Yea(115)Nay(28)NV(30)
Apr/29/2010 - Senate Vote #895Yea(34)Nay(7)NV(12)
Apr/27/2010 - House Vote #962Yea(124)Nay(32)NV(14)
Mar/10/2009 - Senate Vote #178Yea(36)Nay(18)NV(2)
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