Teachers; extends sunset provision on requirements for identifying and reporting critical shortage. (SB24)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Critical teacher shortage areas.  Extends from 2010 to 2012 the current sunset on the requirements that (i) division superintendents identify and report critical shortages to the school board, upon request ( 22.1-70.3), and (ii) local school boards identify and report critical shortages to the Superintendent of Public Instruction and the Virginia Retirement System (VRS) ( 22.1-79). The measure does not address use of this reported information by VRS. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/23/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100987D
12/23/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2010Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)