Virtual school programs; established. (HB1388)

Introduced By

Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton) with support from co-patrons Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria), and Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Establishment of virtual school programs. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


02/11/2010Introduced at the request of Governor
02/11/2010Presented and ordered printed 10105305D
02/11/2010Referred to Committee on Education
02/23/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1388)
03/03/2010Reported from Education with substitute (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2010Committee substitute printed 10105785D-H1
03/04/2010Read first time
03/05/2010Read second time
03/05/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105785D-H1
03/05/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1388H1
03/08/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1388H1)
03/08/2010Read third time and passed House (82-Y 15-N)
03/08/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (82-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
03/08/2010Passed House (80-Y 18-N)
03/08/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE #2 (80-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
03/09/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
03/10/2010Reported from Education and Health (11-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Read second time
03/10/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Passed Senate (34-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
03/22/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1388ER)
03/22/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1388ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 537 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0537)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 6 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB738.