Standards of Quality; local school board to include in its annual report. (SB630)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Standards of Quality; School Performance Report Card.  Requires each local school board to include in its annual report to the Board of Education the number of students who passed Virginia's Workplace Readiness Skills assessment. This number is in addition to the current related reporting requirements of the number of industry certifications obtained, state licensure examinations passed, and career and technical education completers who graduated. The bill requires all four numbers to be reported as four separate categories on the School Performance Report Card. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/18/2010Presented and ordered printed 10104158D
01/18/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/01/2010Assigned Education sub: Public Education
02/02/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB630)
02/04/2010Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/11/2010Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Committee substitute printed 10105011D-S1
02/12/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/15/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105011D-S1
02/15/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB630S1
02/15/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Placed on Calendar
02/17/2010Read first time
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Education
02/18/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB630S1)
02/22/2010Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2010Read second time
02/24/2010Read third time
02/24/2010Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB630ER)
03/01/2010Signed by Speaker
03/02/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB630ER)
03/02/2010Signed by President
03/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 163 (effective 7/1/10)
03/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0163)


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 35 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB566.