School boards; authority to block use of school facilities by certain groups. (HB1308)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), and Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School boards; authority to block use of school facilities by certain groups. Authorizes school boards, pursuant to and in compliance with 20 U.S.C. 4071(f), to prohibit the use of school facilities by any student club or other student group that encourages or promotes sexual activity by unmarried minor students. The bill also provides that the Attorney General's Office may provide legal defense on behalf of the local school boards. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061017382
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Education
01/25/2006Reported from Education with amendment (12-Y 5-N)
01/26/2006Read first time
01/27/2006Passed by for the day
01/30/2006Read second time
01/30/2006Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2006Amendment offered by Delegate McEachin ruled not germane
01/30/2006Pending question ordered
01/30/2006Engrossed by House as amended HB1308E
01/30/2006Printed as engrossed 061017382-E
01/31/2006Read third time and passed House (70-Y 29-N)
01/31/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (70-Y 29-N)
01/31/2006Communicated to Senate
02/01/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2006Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/07/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1308E)
03/02/2006Failed to report (defeated) in Education and Health (6-Y 9-N)