GA SB204 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 31-17)
Status: Passed on May 6 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-06 - Effective Date 2021-07-01
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 4 of Title 20 of the O.C.G.A., relating to vocational, technical, and adult education, so as to provide for the State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia to award high school diplomas; to provide for a pilot program by the State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia to allow students who are 16 years of age or older, who have completed certain secondary school coursework requirements, and who have withdrawn from secondary school, to enroll in the Dual Achieve Program at a technical college of this state and achieve a high school diploma in conjunction with successful completion of the program; to amend Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the O.C.G.A., relating to elementary and secondary education; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Education; State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia to award high school diplomas; provide


Roll Calls

2021-03-31 - Senate - Agree To House Substitute: Senate Vote #398 (Y: 48 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2021-03-31 - House - Passage: House Vote #354 (Y: 155 N: 14 NV: 5 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2021-03-03 - Senate - Passage By Substitute: Senate Vote #111 (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2021-03-03 - Senate - Motion To Table All Bills On Rules Calendar: Senate Vote #106 (Y: 33 N: 14 NV: 4 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2021-05-06 Effective Date 2021-07-01
2021-05-06 Act 253
2021-05-06SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2021-04-07SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2021-03-31SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub
2021-03-31HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2021-03-31HouseHouse Third Readers
2021-03-29HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2021-03-25HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2021-03-08HouseHouse Second Readers
2021-03-05HouseHouse First Readers
2021-03-03SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2021-03-03SenateSenate Third Read
2021-03-03SenateSenate Taken from Table
2021-03-03SenateSenate Tabled
2021-02-25SenateSenate Read Second Time
2021-02-24SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2021-02-22SenateSenate Read and Referred
2021-02-18SenateSenate Hopper

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