School calendar; local school boards responsible for setting and eliminates post-Labor Day opening. (SB1266)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School calendar. Makes local school boards responsible for setting the school calendar and determining the opening of the school year and eliminates the post-Labor Day opening requirement and "good cause" scenarios for which the Board of Education might grant waivers of this requirement. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 097805338
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/22/2009Reported from Education and Health (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1266)
01/26/2009Read second time
01/26/2009Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
01/26/2009Rereferred to Commerce and Labor
02/10/2009Left in Commerce and Labor