Local school boards; transportation agreements with nonpublic schools. (SB250)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), and Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local school boards; transportation agreements with nonpublic schools. Authorizes local school boards to enter into agreements with nonpublic schools to provide student transportation to and from school field trips. Current law authorizes such agreements for transportation to and from school. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101900D
01/06/2016Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2016Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2016Committee substitute printed 16104615D-S1
01/21/2016Incorporates SB275
01/21/2016Impact statement from DOE/COO (SB250)
01/25/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2016Impact statement from DOE/COO (SB250S1)
01/26/2016Read second time
01/26/2016Reading of substitute waived
01/26/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16104615D-S1
01/26/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB250S1
01/27/2016Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Placed on Calendar
02/03/2016Read first time
02/03/2016Referred to Committee on Education
02/17/2016Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2016Read second time
02/19/2016Read third time
02/19/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/19/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB250ER)
02/22/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB250ER)
02/22/2016Signed by President
02/22/2016Signed by Speaker
02/22/2016Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/22/16
02/22/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 29, 2016
02/29/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 57 (effective 7/1/16)
02/29/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0057)