Standards of Quality; flexibility to use funds for staffing related to math, reading, etc. (SB1270)

Introduced By

Sen. Edd Houck (D-Spotsylvania)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Standards of Quality; Standard 2.  Codifies in the Standards of Quality the flexibility to use funds provided in the appropriation act and provided to local school divisions for certain staffing standards related to instructional staff in mathematics, limited English proficiency, reading, technology, and assistant principals. Additionally, amends the definition of "support services." Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103255D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/20/2011Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1270)
01/24/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Education
02/09/2011Reported from Education (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2011Read second time
02/11/2011Read third time
02/11/2011Passed House (94-Y 2-N)
02/11/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1270ER)
02/15/2011Signed by Speaker
02/16/2011Signed by President
02/17/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1270ER)
03/14/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 74 (effective 7/1/11)
03/14/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0074)


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 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1792.