Student discipline; parental notification. (HB1080)

Introduced By

Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean), and Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Student discipline; parental notification.  Requires the school principal to take certain procedures, including parental notification and the issuance of due process warnings, prior to questioning a student in the case of a serious violation. A serious violation is defined as a violation of a school board policy or the compulsory school attendance requirements when such violation could result in the student's suspension, the notification of law enforcement, or the filing of a court petition. Amends § 22.1-279.3, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


  • 01/11/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101102D
  • 01/11/2012 Referred to Committee on Education
  • 01/18/2012 Assigned Education sub: Students and Early Education
  • 01/23/2012 Impact statement from DHCD (HB1080)
  • 02/06/2012 Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 1-N)
  • 02/08/2012 Committee substitute printed 12105093D-H1
  • 02/08/2012 Continued to 2013 with substitute in Education
  • 11/29/2012 Left in Education