Repetition of grade levels; illegitimate, non-educational reason for an enrolled student to repeat. (HB2210)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Illegitimate repetition of grade levels; tuition. Provides that if a school principal determines that the parent of an enrolled student chose for his child to repeat a grade level for an illegitimate, non-educational reason, such student shall not be deemed to reside in the school division and shall be charged tuition for the second year at such grade level. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/15/2015Presented and ordered printed 15102569D
01/15/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/23/2015Assigned Education sub: Elementary and Secondary Education
01/28/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2210)
02/02/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Education


Waldo Jaquith writes:

I'm sure there's an interesting story behind this, but I can't imagine what it is.

A. Wilson writes:

Red-shirting for athletics?

Waldo Jaquith writes:

Seems like a pretty good guess!