T.C. Williams High School; City of Alexandria School Bd. to set school calendar prior to Labor Day. (HB971)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield), and Sen. Patsy Ticer (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Opening of the 2006 school year at T.C. Williams High School. Authorizes, in a noncodified provision, the School Board of the City of Alexandria to set the 2006 - 2007 school calendar for T.C. Williams High School so that the first day students are required to attend the old T.C. Williams High School for the 2006 - 2007 school year will be prior to Labor Day of 2006 and the last day students are required to attend the old T.C. Williams High School will be at the end of May 2007. In setting its 2006 - 2007 school calendar for all other Alexandria schools, the School Board of the City of Alexandria must comply with the provisions of 22.1-79.1, requiring the first day of the school year to be after Labor Day. The act will expire on January 1, 2007. This bill incorporates H.B. 391. This bill is identical to SB 366. Read the Bill »


03/23/2006: signed by governor


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060256300
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Education
01/23/2006Reported from Education with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
01/23/2006Committee substitute printed 060300300-H1
01/24/2006Read first time
01/25/2006Read second time
01/25/2006Committee substitute agreed to 060300300-H1
01/25/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB971H1
01/26/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/26/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
01/26/2006Communicated to Senate
01/27/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
01/27/2006Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/16/2006Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006Read third time
02/20/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB971ER)
02/28/2006Signed by Speaker
03/01/2006Signed by President
03/23/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 125 (effective 7/1/06)
03/31/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0125)