2020 Georgia Code
Title 20 - Education
Chapter 3 - Postsecondary Education
Article 10 - College Opportunity Act
§ 20-3-602. Purposes of Article

Universal Citation: GA Code § 20-3-602 (2020)

In light of the findings described in Code Section 20-3-601, the General Assembly declares that the purposes of the Georgia Education Trust created by this article are:

  1. To encourage education and the means of education;
  2. To maintain state institutions of higher education by helping to provide a stable financial base to these institutions;
  3. To provide wide and affordable access to state institutions of higher education for the residents of this state;
  4. To encourage attendance at state institutions of higher education;
  5. To provide students and their parents economic protection against rising tuition costs;
  6. To provide students and their parents financial assistance for postsecondary education;
  7. To help provide the benefits of higher education to the people of this state; and
  8. To encourage elementary and secondary students in this state to achieve high standards of performance.

(Code 1981, §20-3-602, enacted by Ga. L. 1990, p. 1448, § 1.)

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