Food allergies; school board develop, etc. policy for management of students with life-threatening. (SB1367)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public schools; students with life-threatening allergies. Requires that no later than January 1, 2010, each local school board develop and implement a policy for the management of public school students with life-threatening food allergies. This policy shall be based on the Department of Education's Special Care Issues Guidelines relating to food allergies and anaphylaxis. Read the Bill »


02/24/2009: failed house


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094039201
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/19/2009Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/26/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1367)
01/29/2009Reported from Education and Health with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Committee substitute printed 094135201-S1
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1367S1)
02/02/2009Read second time
02/02/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/02/2009Committee substitute agreed to 094135201-S1
02/02/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1367S1
02/03/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Education
02/16/2009Reported from Education (15-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Read second time
02/18/2009Read third time
02/18/2009Passed by for the day
02/19/2009Passed by for the day
02/20/2009Read third time
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (47-Y 51-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/24/2009Defeated by House (47-Y 51-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: --- DEFEATED (47-Y 51-N) (see vote tally)


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 3 minutes.