GA SB68 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on February 25 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-04-02 - House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to education, so as to strengthen provisions relating to the financial management of local school systems; to provide for training for local board of education members and local school superintendents on financial management; to provide for monthly reporting to the local board of education on the financial stability of the local school system; to provide for designation by the Department of Audits and Accounts of high-risk local school systems and moderate-risk local school systems based on annual audits; to provide for financial management provisions in flexibility contracts and system charters; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Local School Systems; financial management; strengthen provisions


Roll Calls

2019-04-02 - Senate - Senate Vote #376 (Y: 53 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-03-29 - House - House Vote #354 (Y: 153 N: 2 NV: 5 Abs: 19) [PASS]
2019-02-25 - Senate - Senate Vote #56 (Y: 53 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-04-02HouseHouse Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
2019-04-02SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub As Amended
2019-03-29HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-03-29HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-03-22HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-02-27HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-26HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-25SenateSenate Passed/Adopted
2019-02-25SenateSenate Third Read
2019-02-22SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-02-21SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported
2019-02-08SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-02-07SenateSenate Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments