Students who have been treated for pediatric cancer; return to learn protocol. (HB475)

Introduced By

Del. Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax Station) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax), Del. Mark Dudenhefer (R-Stafford), Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Students who have been treated for pediatric cancer; Return to Learn Protocol. Requires each local school board to establish a Return to Learn Protocol for the gradual return to academic activities by students who have been treated for pediatric cancer that shall include provisions for accommodations, modifications, and monitoring. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102621D
01/08/2016Referred to Committee on Education
01/15/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Elementary and Secondary Education
01/21/2016Assigned to sub: Education Innovation
01/21/2016Assigned Education sub: Education Innovation
01/21/2016Impact statement from DOE/COO (HB475)
02/02/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
02/03/2016Reported from Education with substitute (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Committee substitute printed 16105059D-H1
02/04/2016Read first time
02/05/2016Read second time
02/05/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105059D-H1
02/05/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB475H1
02/08/2016Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/08/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2016Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/18/2016Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB475H1)
02/19/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Read third time
02/22/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB475ER)
02/24/2016Signed by Speaker
02/25/2016Signed by President
02/25/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/25/16
02/25/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 3, 2016
02/25/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB475ER)
03/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 148 (effective 7/1/16)
03/01/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0148)