Individual school performance; Board of Education shall approve student growth indicators, report. (HB1999)

Introduced By

Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public schools; individual school performance grading system. Requires the Board of Education to develop, by August 1, 2013, a grading system in addition to the standards of accreditation for individual school performance. The grading system will be based on an A to F grading scale and will include the schools accreditation rating. The Board will make the system and the assigned grades available to the public. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103542D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Education
01/11/2013Assigned Education sub: Standards Of Quality
01/29/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 3-N)
01/30/2013Reported from Education with substitute (14-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2013Committee substitute printed 13104696D-H1
01/31/2013Read first time
02/01/2013Read second time
02/01/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104696D-H1
02/01/2013Amendment by Delegate Krupicka rejected
02/01/2013Amendments by Delegate Marshall, R.G. rejected
02/01/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1999H1
02/04/2013Read third time and passed House (54-Y 40-N)
02/04/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (54-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/14/2013Reported from Education and Health with substitute (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Committee substitute printed 13105260D-S1
02/15/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Reading of substitute waived
02/18/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13105260D-S1
02/18/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1999S1
02/18/2013Passed Senate with substitute (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Placed on Calendar
02/19/2013Senate substitute rejected by House 13105260D-S1 (4-Y 90-N)
02/19/2013VOTE: REJECTED (4-Y 90-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013Senate insisted on substitute (35-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013Senate requested conference committee
02/21/2013House acceded to request
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by Senate
02/21/2013Senators: Stanley, Carrico, Barker
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by House
02/21/2013Delegates: Greason, Bell, R.P., Toscano
02/23/2013Conference substitute printed 13105550D-H2
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by Senate (22-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by House (65-Y 31-N)
02/23/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (65-Y 31-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1999ER)
03/04/2013Signed by President
03/05/2013Signed by Speaker
03/21/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 672 (effective 7/1/13)
03/21/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0672)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 7 minutes.