2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 331
The Caregiver Educational Consent Act; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general education provisions, so as to provide for a kinship caregiver to give legal consent in the form of an affidavit for a child residing with such kinship caregiver to receive educational services and medical services directly related to academic enrollment and to participate in curricular or extracurricular activities for which parental consent is usually required; to provide a short title; to provide for definitions; to provide that falsifying a kinship caregiver's affidavit shall constitute false swearing; to provide an affidavit form; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/21/2017 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/15/2017 - House Second Readers
Feb/14/2017 - House First Readers
Feb/10/2017 - House Hopper