GA HB28 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-01-11 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 3 of Article 16 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to health of students in elementary and secondary education, so as to require testing of drinking water in public and private schools for lead contamination; to provide for remediation plans or alternate sources of drinking water; to provide for rules and regulations; to provide for an exemption; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Elementary and secondary education; test for lead contamination in drinking water in public and private schools; require



2017-01-11HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-01-10HouseHouse First Readers
2017-01-09HouseHouse Hopper

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