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School calendar; local school boards responsible for setting and determining opening of school year. (SB257)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

School calendar.  Makes local school boards responsible for setting the school calendar and determining the opening of the school year and eliminates the post-Labor Day opening requirement and "good cause" scenarios for which the Board of Education may grant waivers of this requirement. Amends § 22.1-26, § 22.1-296, § 22.1-79.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/26/2012: Merged into SB457

History

  • 01/10/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
  • 01/10/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102452D
  • 01/10/2012 Referred to Committee on Education and Health
  • 01/26/2012 Incorporated by Education and Health (SB457-Marsden) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical duplicates of this one: HB113, HB434, HB653 and SB457.