HB 331

  • Georgia House Bill
  • 2017-2018 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Mar 01, 2017
  • Senate
  • Governor

The Caregiver Educational Consent Act; enact


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general education provisions, so as to provide for a kinship caregiver to give legal consent in the form of an affidavit for a child residing with such kinship caregiver to receive educational services and medical services directly related to academic enrollment and to participate in curricular or extracurricular activities for which parental consent is usually required; to provide a short title; to provide for definitions; to provide that falsifying a kinship caregiver's affidavit shall constitute false swearing; to provide an affidavit form; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Bill Sponsors (4)



Mar 03, 2017


Senate Read and Referred

  • Referral-Committee
Health and Human Services

Mar 01, 2017


House Third Readers


House Passed/Adopted

Feb 21, 2017


House Committee Favorably Reported

  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
Human Relations & Aging

Feb 15, 2017


House Second Readers

Feb 14, 2017


House First Readers

Feb 10, 2017


House Hopper

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