Constitutional amendment; state school division for schools denied accreditation (first reference). (SJ327)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Constitutional amendment (first resolution); statewide school division for schools denied accreditation. Authorizes the General Assembly to establish a statewide school division to supervise and administer schools that have been denied accreditation for a number of consecutive school years, as determined by the General Assembly. Supervision of the statewide school division is to be vested in a single statewide school board established as may be provided by law. Funding of the statewide division is to be provided by law, and transfer of certain per pupil shares of various funds from the local school district of residence to the statewide district is authorized. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103634D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/29/2013Reported from Privileges and Elections with substitute (8-Y 5-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/29/2013Committee substitute printed 13104740D-S1
01/31/2013Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Read second time
02/01/2013Reading of substitute waived
02/01/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104740D-S1
02/01/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ327S1
02/04/2013Passed by for the day
02/05/2013Passed by for the day
02/23/2013No further action taken
02/23/2013Failed to pass in Senate