Virginia Index of Performance incentive program; established. (SB145)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Index of Performance incentive program.  Codifies a current recognition program for schools and local school divisions that recognizes and rewards fully accredited schools and school divisions that make significant progress toward achieving advance proficiency levels in reading, mathematics, science, and history and social science and on other indicators of school and student performance. Requires the Board of Education to include in its guidelines for the program performance objectives and measures. One such measure must be a school division's increase in enrollments and course offerings in engineering and technology-based career and technical education courses. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102388D
01/11/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2010Reported from Education and Health with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2010Read second time
01/25/2010Reading of amendment waived
01/25/2010Committee amendment agreed to
01/25/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended SB145E
01/25/2010Printed as engrossed 10102388D-E
01/26/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2010Placed on Calendar
02/03/2010Read first time
02/03/2010Referred to Committee on Education
02/03/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB145E)
02/17/2010Reported from Education (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2010Read second time
02/19/2010Read third time
02/19/2010Passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/19/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB145ER)
02/23/2010Signed by President
02/23/2010Signed by Speaker
02/24/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB145ER)
03/04/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 38 (effective 7/1/10)
03/04/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0038)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1172.


Virginia ITSP Association, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

Education, Technology - STEM