School calendar; certain school divisions granted waiver from regular opening schedule. (HB1111)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), and Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School calendar.  Adds to the "good cause" circumstances for which school divisions may be granted a waiver from the regular post-Labor Day school opening schedule a school division containing one or more elementary schools that are receiving Title I funding under the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act. The waiver will apply only to the elementary schools receiving such funding. Amends § 22.1-79.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102162D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2010Assigned Education sub: #3 Teachers and Admin. Action
01/21/2010Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/01/2010Tabled in Education