GA SB116 | 2015-2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 11 2015 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2015-04-02 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to elementary and secondary education, so as to establish Celebrate Freedom Week; to provide for the posting of historical documents; to require the Department of Education to develop online resources and instructional support; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Celebrate Freedom Week; establish; posting of historical documents


Roll Calls

2015-03-11 - Senate - Senate Vote #117 (Y: 49 N: 3 NV: 3 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2015-04-02HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2015-03-26HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2015-03-18HouseHouse Second Readers
2015-03-13HouseHouse First Readers
2015-03-11SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2015-03-11SenateSenate Third Read
2015-03-09SenateSenate Read Second Time
2015-03-05SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2015-02-17SenateSenate Read and Referred
2015-02-12SenateSenate Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments