Student discipline; parental notification by school principal or his designee. (SB167)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax) with support from co-patrons Del. Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax Station), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke), and Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Student discipline; parental notification.  Requires the school principal or his designee to notify the parents of any student who violates a school board policy when such violation could result in the student's expulsion. Amends § 22.1-279.3, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


  • 01/10/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100957D
  • 01/10/2012 Referred to Committee on Education and Health
  • 01/23/2012 Impact statement from DHCD (SB0167)
  • 01/25/2012 Assigned Education sub: Public Education
  • 01/30/2012 Impact statement from DHCD (SB0167)
  • 02/09/2012 Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/09/2012 Committee substitute printed 12104837D-S1
  • 02/10/2012 Incorporates SB391
  • 02/10/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2012 Read second time
  • 02/13/2012 Reading of substitute waived
  • 02/13/2012 Committee substitute agreed to 12104837D-S1
  • 02/13/2012 Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB167S1
  • 02/13/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2012 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/15/2012 Placed on Calendar
  • 02/15/2012 Read first time
  • 02/15/2012 Referred to Committee on Education
  • 02/17/2012 Assigned Education sub: Students and Early Education
  • 02/23/2012 Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
  • 02/29/2012 Stricken from docket by Education