2017-2018 Regular Session - SB 235
"Deantre Gregory Turman Act"
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 15 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to miscellaneous provisions regarding elementary and secondary education, so as to strongly encourage that youth athletes participating in gridiron football be equipped with and wear a helmet which has at least a four-star rating on the Virginia Tech Helmet Ratings scale at the time of its use; to provide for an exception; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/01/2017 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/28/2017 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/23/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/22/2017 - Senate Hopper