2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 437
DeKalb County; board of education; revise the composition; districts for the election of members; provide definitions and inclusions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend an Act establishing in DeKalb County districts from which members of the county board of education shall be elected, approved April 12, 1963 (Ga. L. 1963, p. 3424), as amended, particularly by an Act approved April 25, 2002 (Ga. L. 2002, p. 4536), and by an Act approved March 14, 1984 (Ga. L. 1984, p. 4192), so as to revise the composition of the board of education; to revise the districts for the election of members of the board of education; to provide for definitions and inclusions; to provide for manner of election; to provide for submission of this Act for preclearance pursuant to Section 5 of the federal Voting Rights Act of 1965, as amended; to provide for related matters; to provide for effective dates; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/24/2012 - Senate Recommitted
Feb/24/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/16/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/15/2012 - Senate Hopper