Classroom teachers; SCHEV Community College System to study shortage thereof. (HJ678)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas), and Del. Dave Nutter (R-Christiansburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; shortage of classroom teachers; report. Requests the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia and the Virginia Community College System to study the shortage of classroom teachers in the Commonwealth, and specifically explore methods to attract students to the Virginia Community College System for the first two years of a teacher preparation program. Read the Bill »


03/10/2009: Passed the House


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093382748
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
01/16/2009Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/22/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/03/2009Reported from Rules (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Taken up
02/06/2009Engrossed by House
02/06/2009Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/06/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Reading waived
02/09/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/12/2009Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/20/2009Reported from Rules
02/23/2009Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
03/10/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ678ER)


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.