Students' personally identifiable information; (DOE) to develop certain policies. (HB1334)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Students' personally identifiable information. Requires the Department of Education to develop and make publicly available on its website policies to ensure state and local compliance with the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and state law applicable to students' personally identifiable information, including policies for (i) access to students' personally identifiable information and (ii) the approval of requests for student data from public and private entities and individuals for the purpose of research. The bill requires the Department and each local school division to notify the parent of any student whose personally identifiable information could reasonably be assumed to have been disclosed in violation of FERPA or state law applicable to such information. Such notification shall include the (a) date, estimated date, or date range of the disclosure; (b) type of information that was or is reasonably believed to have been disclosed; and (c) remedial measures taken or planned in response to the disclosure. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


11/25/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100468D
11/25/2014Referred to Committee on Education
01/16/2015Assigned Education sub: Elementary and Secondary Education
01/22/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1334)
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/02/2015Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Committee substitute printed 15104587D-H1
02/03/2015Read first time
02/04/2015Read second time
02/04/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104587D-H1
02/04/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1334H1
02/05/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/05/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2015Reported from Education and Health (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1334H1)
02/16/2015Read third time
02/16/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1334ER)
02/19/2015Signed by Speaker
02/20/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1334ER)
02/20/2015Signed by President
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/23/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/23/15
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/16/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 139 (effective 7/1/15)
03/16/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0139)