2019 Georgia Code
Title 20 - Education
Chapter 2 - Elementary and Secondary Education
Article 16 - Students
Part 2 - Discipline
Subpart 3 - Chronic Disciplinary Problem Students
§ 20-2-764. Definitions

Universal Citation: GA Code § 20-2-764 (2019)
  • As used in this subpart, the term:
    • (1) "Chronic disciplinary problem student" means a student who exhibits a pattern of behavioral characteristics which interfere with the learning process of students around him or her and which are likely to recur.

    • (2) "Expulsion" means expulsion of a student from a public school beyond the current school quarter or semester.

    • (3) "Suspension" means the short-term suspension of a student from a public school for not more than ten days or long-term suspension for more than ten days pursuant to Code Section 20-2-751.


Code 1981, § 20-2-764, enacted by Ga. L. 1995, p. 240, § 2; Ga. L. 1996, p. 6, § 20.

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