Public schools; allows local school divisions to keep any funds from State for use next year. (SB1031)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public schools; unexpended funds.  Allows local school divisions to keep any unexpended funds from the Commonwealth or local sources for use the next year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102745D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/26/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1031)
01/27/2011Assigned Education sub: Public Education
02/03/2011Reported from Education and Health (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/08/2011Read third time and defeated by Senate (18-Y 22-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Reconsideration of defeated action agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Defeated by Senate (17-Y 23-N) (see vote tally)


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 17 minutes.