Student data security; Department of Education to develop a model data security plan. (HB2350)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Education; student data security. Directs the Department of Education, in collaboration with the Virginia Information Technologies Agency, to develop a model data security plan that may be used by school divisions to implement policies and procedures related to the protection of student data and data systems. The Department would also be required to designate a chief data security officer to assist local school divisions with the development or implementation of data security plans. The bill also authorizes the Department to convene a working group to assist with the initial development of the model plan. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/23/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103158D
01/23/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/26/2015Assigned Education sub: Elementary and Secondary Education
02/02/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/03/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2350)
02/04/2015Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/09/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/19/2015Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Read third time
02/23/2015Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2350ER)
02/27/2015Signed by Speaker
02/27/2015Signed by President
03/04/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/4/15
03/04/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/06/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2350ER)
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 561 (effective 7/1/15)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0561)