Teachers; salary should be competitive rate relative to member states in So. Regional Ed. Board. (SB324)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Teachers; compensation. Requires the Director of Human Resource Management to consider, in the biennial review of the compensation of teachers and other occupations requiring similar education and training the Commonwealth's compensation for teachers relative to member states in the Southern Regional Education Board. The bill also requires the evaluation of each teacher with continuing contract status at least once every three years. Such teachers who have an unsatisfactory evaluation must be evaluated the following year. Additionally, the bill provides that the evaluations must be maintained in the employee's personnel file. Read the Bill »


03/30/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 065658129
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/26/2006Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)
01/26/2006Rereferred to Finance
02/08/2006Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/09/2006Committee substitute printed 069218844-S1
02/09/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Read second time
02/10/2006Reading of substitute waived
02/10/2006Committee substitute agreed to 069218844-S1
02/10/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB324S1
02/13/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB324S1)
02/13/2006Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on Education
03/06/2006Reported from Education with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Committee substitute printed 060320129-H1
03/07/2006Read second time
03/08/2006Read third time
03/08/2006Committee substitute agreed to 060320129-H1
03/08/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB324H1
03/08/2006Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/08/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006House substitute agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB324ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
03/21/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB324ER)
03/30/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 373 (effective 7/1/06)
04/05/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0373)