Student records; parental consent to release such information to military recruiters. (HB966)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Dwight Jones (D-Richmond), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt), and Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton)

Progress

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

Description

Access to student records by military recruiters; notice to parents. Provides that the notice to parents or guardians required by federal law and regulations and the regulations of the Board of Education concerning the release of directory information shall be included on the emergency contact information form, which shall also include a statement printed in conspicuous, bold type that advises parents or guardians that giving consent for the release of the directory information concerning their child may result in release of such information to an official recruiting representative of the military forces of the Commonwealth or the United States. Such statement shall also advise parents or guardians of their right to (i) deny consent to release directory information concerning their child or (ii) limit the persons to whom such information may be released. Such statement shall also include the manner in which denial or limitation of consent may be effectuated. Amends § 22.1-287.1, § 22.1-288, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 065676300
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Education
02/01/2006Passed by indefinitely in Education