Legislation Assigned to the House Education Committee (4)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 3/16/2020

HB 0369 NeutralDepartment of Education and Department of Public Health Must Provide Fact Sheet on Opioid Drug for Student Athletes David Wilkerson
2/21/2019 House Second Readers Education --
Debra Nesbit Health and Human Services
This legislation requires that the Department of Education and the Department of Public Health to develop and provide a fact sheet concerning the use and misuse of opioid drugs in the event of a sports injury by a student athlete.  This information shee must be provided by August 1, 2019.
HB 0389 EvaluatingEducation; excused absences for voting in state-wide elections; provide Michael Wilensky
2/22/2019 House Second Readers Education --
Elections General County Government Todd Edwards
HR 0367 EvaluatingGeorgia school districts; have an emergency medical technician (EMT) present during all full-contact sporting events; urge Ken Pullin
2/27/2019 House Second Readers Education --
Debra Nesbit EMS/Ambulance Public Safety and Courts
SB 0015 NeutralKeeping Georgia Schools Safe Act John Albers
5/10/2019 Veto V7 Education Public Safety -
2019/01/18 Report Debra Nesbit Public Safety and Courts Tax Commissioner
Senate Bill 15 creates the 'Keeping Georgia's Schools Safe Act'. The act requires public schools to conduct site threat assessments by a certified private individual or company or by a government agency. Every public school must conduct a site threat assessment before January 1, 2021 and every five years thereafter. Every public school must submit a school safety plan to the Department of Education after the local law enforcement agency has approved the plan. The Department of Education will post a list of which schools have submitted a school safety plan and which schools have yet to meet this requirement. Additionally, SB 15 streamlines communication efforts between schools and the relevant state intelligence agencies by designating a single individual at each school as the school safety coordinator. The bill requires schools to use and promote a statewide mobile application, the 'See Something Send Something' anonymous app, to report suspicious activity or potential threats. 
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