Public schools; JLARC to study suspension and expulsion practices, etc. (HJ66)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Study; JLARC to study suspension and expulsion practices in public schools; report.  Directs the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission to review and consider school discipline practices and effective alternatives to suspension and expulsion and make recommendations concerning the minimization of disruption to regular education programs. The study shall include the perspectives of public school stakeholders and shall also review local school disciplinary policies and practices; laws concerning the discipline of students; and the available data on the use of suspension, expulsion, alternative education, and juvenile court. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2012Committee
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101096D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Rules
01/20/2012Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/26/2012Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/14/2012Left in Rules

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HJ89.