GA HB249 | 2023-2024 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Vetoed on May 5 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-05 - Veto V5
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Subpart 2A of Part 3 of Article 7 of Chapter 3 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the needs based financial aid program, so as to provide for a definition; to provide for a maximum award amount; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Education; needs based financial aid program; provide definition


Roll Calls

2023-03-29 - House - Agree To Senate Substitute: House Vote #385 (Y: 167 N: 0 NV: 8 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2023-03-29 - House - Agree To Senate Substitute: House Vote #381 (Y: 168 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2023-03-29 - Senate - Passage By Substitute: Senate Vote #359 (Y: 51 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2023-03-06 - House - Passage: House Vote #160 (Y: 168 N: 1 NV: 5 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2023-05-05 Veto V5
2023-05-05HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2023-04-06HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2023-03-29HouseHouse Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
2023-03-29SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2023-03-29SenateSenate Third Read
2023-03-29SenateSenate Taken from Table
2023-03-27SenateSenate Tabled
2023-03-23SenateSenate Read Second Time
2023-03-23SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2023-03-09SenateSenate Withdrawn & Recommitted
2023-03-07SenateSenate Read and Referred
2023-03-06HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2023-03-06HouseHouse Third Readers
2023-02-27HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2023-02-08HouseHouse Second Readers
2023-02-07HouseHouse First Readers
2023-02-06HouseHouse Hopper

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Bill Comments