Virginia Preschool Initiative; student eligibility. (HB925)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Preschool Initiative; student eligibility. Makes each local school division responsible for determining the students who qualify as at-risk for the purposes of participation in the Virginia Preschool Initiative and requires such determination to be based on eligibility criteria that (i) include limited English proficiency, homelessness, placement in foster case, being raised by a relative other than a parent, having a parent who is a school dropout, and having a parent who is on military deployment and (ii) exclude family income restrictions for students with disabilities and students with other significant risk factors identified by the local school division. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16
01/12/2016Committee
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102738D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2016Assigned to sub: Education Innovation
01/19/2016Assigned Education sub: Education Innovation
02/01/2016Impact statement from DOE/COO (HB925)
02/09/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Education