HB 885

  • Georgia House Bill
  • 2021-2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Quality Basic Education Act; military student; revise definition


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 13 of Article 6 of Chapter 2 of Title 20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to organization of schools and systems under the "Quality Basic Education Act," so as to revise the definition of the term "military student"; to provide that a military student may attend any public school in the local school system in which such student resides, subject to certain conditions regarding transportation; to require local school systems to allow military students to continue enrollment in their current public school for specified periods of time regardless of a parent's change of residence, subject to certain conditions regarding transportation and certain exceptions regarding student discipline and attendance issues; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Bill Sponsors (6)


No votes to display


Feb 02, 2022


House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute

  • Committee-Passage-Favorable

Jan 14, 2022


House Second Readers

Jan 13, 2022


House First Readers

Jan 12, 2022


House Hopper

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
LC 49 0796S/hs PDF
LC 49 0692/a PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
No related documents.


Data on Open States is updated periodically throughout the day from the official website of the Georgia General Assembly.

If you notice any inconsistencies with these official sources, feel free to file an issue.