Standards of Learning assessments; student required to attend summer school for remediation program. (SB67)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Remediation programs. Amends the standards for remediation programs to require that data submitted to the Board of Education include the number of students failing any Standards of Learning assessments for grades three through eight. This bill also provides that students who fail the Standards of Learning assessments in grades three through eight, in addition to other factors that the division superintendent may use to determine the student's need for remediation, must attend summer school or after-school remediation programs. There are several technical amendments. Read the Bill »


03/07/2006: signed by governor


01/05/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 066070844
01/05/2006Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/12/2006Reported from Education and Health (11-Y 0-N)
01/13/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/13/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
01/16/2006Read second time and engrossed
01/17/2006Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/17/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
01/17/2006Communicated to House
01/19/2006Placed on Calendar
01/19/2006Read first time
01/19/2006Referred to Committee on Education
02/13/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB67)
02/13/2006Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/13/2006Committee substitute printed 060319844-H1
02/14/2006Read second time
02/15/2006Read third time
02/15/2006Committee substitute agreed to 060319844-H1
02/15/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB67H1
02/15/2006Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/15/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB67ER)
02/23/2006Signed by President
02/23/2006Signed by Speaker
02/28/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB67ER)
03/07/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 41 (effective 7/1/06)
03/27/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0041)