GA HB739 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 4-1)
Status: Passed on May 7 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Subpart 1 of Part 6 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to employment of certificated professional personnel in elementary and secondary education, so as to give a short title to a Code section relating to qualification for certain certificates for military spouses; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Tracy Rainey Act; enact


Roll Calls

2018-03-21 - Senate - Senate Vote #647 (Y: 50 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2018-02-12 - House - House Vote #484 (Y: 162 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 11) [PASS]


2018-07-01 Effective Date
2018-05-07 Act 426
2018-05-07HouseHouse Date Signed by Governor
2018-04-03HouseHouse Sent to Governor
2018-03-21SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2018-03-21SenateSenate Third Read
2018-03-19SenateSenate Read Second Time
2018-03-15SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2018-02-13SenateSenate Read and Referred
2018-02-12HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2018-02-12HouseHouse Third Readers
2018-02-06HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2018-01-29HouseHouse Second Readers
2018-01-25HouseHouse First Readers
2018-01-24HouseHouse Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments