GA HB224 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 5-2)
Status: Passed on April 27 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 13 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to organization of schools and school systems under the "Quality Basic Education Act," so as to provide that a military student may attend any school in the local school system; to provide a definition; to provide for a streamlined process and annual notice; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Quality Basic Education Act; military student may attend any school in local system; provide


Roll Calls

2017-03-24 - Senate - Senate Vote #240 (Y: 51 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-02-24 - House - House Vote #114 (Y: 167 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 9) [PASS]


2017-07-01 Effective Date
2017-04-27 Act 31
2017-04-27HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2017-04-03HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2017-03-24SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2017-03-24SenateSenate Third Read
2017-03-20SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-03-16SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2017-02-27SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-02-24HouseHouse Passed/Adopted As Amended
2017-02-24HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-02-23HouseHouse Postponed
2017-02-22HouseHouse Postponed
2017-02-17HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2017-02-07HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-02-02HouseHouse First Readers
2017-02-01HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments