School calendar; local school boards allowed to set opening of school year. (HB254)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public schools; opening of the school year.  Allows local school boards, for years in which Labor Day falls on September 5 or later, to set the school calendar so that the first day students are required to attend school shall be no earlier than one week before Labor Day. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101148D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2012Assigned Education sub: Teachers and Admin. Action
01/20/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB254)
01/26/2012Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/14/2012Left in Education