GA HB282 | 2023-2024 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Engrossed on February 15 2024 - 50% progression
Action: 2024-02-16 - Senate Read and Referred
Pending: Senate Education and Youth Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 2 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to competencies and core curriculum under the "Quality Basic Education Act," so as to provide for a minimum course of study in career readiness education for students in grades six through 12 to include instruction and training experiences focused on employability and career readiness skills; to provide for legislative findings; to direct the Department of Education to develop, assemble, and make available instructional resources and materials concerning employability and career readiness skills, career exploration, and career oriented learning experiences; to provide for implementation; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Quality Basic Education Act; minimum course study in career readiness education for students in grades six through twelve; provide


Roll Calls

2024-02-15 - House - Passage: House Vote #485 (Y: 165 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2024-02-16SenateSenate Read and Referred
2024-02-15HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2024-02-15HouseHouse Third Readers
2024-02-01HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2023-03-29HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2023-03-02HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2023-02-14HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2023-02-09HouseHouse Second Readers
2023-02-08HouseHouse First Readers
2023-02-07HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments