Digital Classroom Act Signed into Law

ATLANTA (May 12, 2015) | On May 6, 2015, Gov. Nathan Deal signed a bill into law that encourages all instructional material purchased by a local board of education to be in a digital or electronic format by July 1, 2020. Sen. John Albers (R-Roswell), the bill’s sponsor, was on hand for the signing ceremony…


The Senate Adjourns the 2015 Legislative Session

ATLANTA (April 6, 2015) | This week the state legislature completed Day 40 of the Legislative Session, a day also known as Sine Die. Sine Die is Latin for “without assigning a day for a further meeting or hearing.” In other words, the General Assembly is not going to meet again to consider legislation until…


Fast Approaching Sine Die

ATLANTA (March 27, 2015) | This week marks Day 38 of the 40-day legislative session. We have reached the point where committees are no longer meeting and we are working through the House bills that have been reported favorable by their respective committee. In the week before Sine Die, legislators worked to pass legislation that…