Virginia State Virtual School; established as statewide school division, report. (HB1555)

Introduced By

Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton) with support from co-patron Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia State Virtual School; created as school division. Establishes the Virginia State Virtual School as a statewide school division, to be supervised and administered by the Board of Education, for the delivery of full-time online educational programs and services to school-age persons in the Commonwealth. The bill also sets out procedures for (i) student enrollment, (ii) participation by multidivision online providers, and (iii) calculation of the state and local share of funding per participating student. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/04/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102616D
01/04/2013Referred to Committee on Education
01/11/2013Assigned Education sub: Teachers and Admin. Action
01/24/2013Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations (7-Y 0-N)
01/28/2013Referred from Education (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2013Left in Appropriations