Child abuse and neglect data; school board applicants. (HB1679)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Child abuse and neglect data; school board applicants. Clarifies that a local school board must take reasonable steps to determine whether an applicant, who has resided in another state within the last five years, was the subject of a founded case of child abuse and neglect in the relevant state by contacting such state's central child abuse and neglect registry, so long as such state provides access to out-of-state entities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/23/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093367672
12/23/2008Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2009Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2009Committee substitute printed 093401672-H1
01/20/2009Read first time
01/21/2009Read second time
01/21/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093401672-H1
01/21/2009Emergency clause added
01/21/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1679H1
01/22/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1679H1)
01/22/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/22/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2009Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1679ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1679ER)
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 58 (effective 2/25/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0058)


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 1 minute.