School divisions, local; may use unexpended state funds to provide one-time bonus to teachers. (HB547)

Introduced By

Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean) with support from 9 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. Scott Garrett (R-Lynchburg), Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls), Del. Gordon Helsel (R-Poquoson), Del. Jim LeMunyon (R-Oak Hill), Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local school divisions; unexpended state funds.  Provides that local school divisions may elect to use any unexpended state funds to provide a one-time bonus to all teachers of up to three percent of the annual base salary. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101319D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2012Assigned Education sub: Teachers and Admin. Action
01/19/2012Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/23/2012Referred from Education
01/23/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2012Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
01/30/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB547)
01/31/2012Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/20/2012Left in Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB553.