Code of student conduct; bullying, harassment, etc., for Bd. of Ed. to include in model policy. (HB1624)

Introduced By

Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville), Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna), Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Education model policy; bullying, harassment, or intimidation. Provides specific information for the Board of Education to include in its model policy on bullying, harassment, and intimidation. Also provides a comprehensive definition of "bullying, harassment, or intimidation." Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/02/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 097719500
12/02/2008Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1624)
01/20/2009Assigned Education sub: Students and Daycare
02/02/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/04/2009Reported from Education with substitute (17-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Committee substitute printed 093395500-H1
02/05/2009Read first time
02/06/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1624H1)
02/06/2009Read second time
02/06/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093395500-H1
02/06/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1624H1
02/08/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Read third time and passed House (94-Y 5-N)
02/09/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (94-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/19/2009Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1624ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
02/28/2009Signed by President
03/03/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1624ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 431 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0431)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 50 seconds.