2015-2016 Regular Session - SB 429
Education; high schools receiving funding under the Quality Basic Education Act; interscholastic sports events
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elementary and secondary education, so as to provide that high schools receiving funding under the Quality Basic Education Act shall not participate in, sponsor, or provide coaching staff for interscholastic sports events conducted under the authority or rules of or scheduled by any athletic association unless such athletic association, when composed of both public and private high schools, shall provide that the public high schools shall compete only against other public high schools, and the private high schools shall compete only against other private high schools; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/08/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/07/2016 - Senate Hopper