Student suspension or expulsion from school; requires superintendent to ensure continued education. (HB887)

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Compulsory public education; student suspension or expulsion from school. Requires the superintendent of each school division to ensure that any student who has been suspended or expelled from school continues to receive an education. The Constitution of Virginia requires a compulsory elementary and secondary education for every eligible child of appropriate age. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100546D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Education
01/18/2012Assigned Education sub: Students and Early Education
01/19/2012Impact statement from DHCD (HB0887)
02/02/2012Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2013
02/06/2012Continued to 2013 in Education
11/29/2012Left in Education