Title 20, Chapter 2, Section 58.1
(a) As used in this Code section, the term "immediate family" means
a spouse, child, sibling, or parent or the spouse of a child,
sibling, or parent.
(b) No local board of education shall employ or promote any person
who is a member of the immediate family of any board member unless a
public, recorded vote is taken on such employment or promotion as a
separate matter from any other personnel matter. Any board member
whose immediate family member is being considered for employment
shall not vote on such employment. Nothing in this Code section
shall affect the employment of any person who is employed by a local
school system on July 1, 2000, or who is employed by a local school
system when an immediate family member becomes a member of the local
board of education for that school system.