Standards of Learning; Board of Education to adopt regulations for an additional testing period. (HB1312)

Introduced By

Del. Greg Habeeb (R-Salem) with support from co-patron Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Education; administration.Requires the Board of Education to adopt regulations providing for an additional testing period, to occur prior to March 1 of each year, for the administration of Standards of Learning assessments to students. Local school boards may elect to participate in such additional testing period. Any student who does not achieve a passing score during such additional testing period shall be permitted to retake the test during another a subsequent testing period. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


09/21/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100477D
09/21/2012Referred to Committee on Education
01/11/2013Assigned Education sub: Standards Of Quality
01/22/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 1-N)
01/22/2013Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/23/2013Reported from Education (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2013Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
01/29/2013Subcommittee recommends no action (7-Y 0-N)
02/01/2013Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (7-Y 0-N)
02/05/2013Left in Appropriations