School calendar; local school boards responsible for setting and determining opening day of school. (HB93)

Introduced By

Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church) with support from co-patron Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

School calendar. Makes local school boards responsible for setting the school calendar and determining the opening day of the school year and eliminates the post-Labor Day opening requirement and "good cause" scenarios for which the Board of Education may grant waivers of this requirement. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/12/2015Committee
12/12/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101710D
12/12/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/15/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Education Innovation
01/15/2016Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee Education Innovation
01/15/2016Assigned Education sub:
01/21/2016Impact statement from DOE/COO (HB93)
01/26/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Education

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB753, HB788 and SB340.