Standards of Learning; eligibility for retake of tests. (SB897)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News) with support from co-patron Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public schools; Standards of Learning tests. Directs the Board of Education to promulgate regulations to provide the same criteria for eligibility for an expedited retake of any Standards of Learning test, with the exception of the writing Standards of Learning tests, to each student regardless of grade level or course. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


01/22/2015: Merged into SB874


01/07/2015Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/14/15 15101387D
01/07/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/14/2015Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/22/2015Incorporated by Education and Health (SB874-Cosgrove) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1706.