Elementary and secondary schools; screening students for dyslexia and related disorders. (HB961)

Introduced By

Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church) with support from co-patron Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elementary and secondary school students; screening for dyslexia. Requires each student in grades kindergarten through six who enrolls in a local school division to be screened for dyslexia and related disorders using the tools and methods prescribed by the Board of Education and within a reasonable amount of time following enrollment. The bill permits the Board of Education to provide by regulation for such additional screenings as it deems necessary. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100438D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Education
01/17/2014Assigned Education sub: Elementary and Secondary Education
01/22/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/12/2014Left in Education