Home instruction or religious exemption; information disclosure. (SB780)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg)

Progress

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

Description

Home instruction or religious exemption; information disclosure. Provides that a division superintendent or local school board may disclose, to the extent provided by the written consent of a student's parent, certain information that is provided by a parent or student regarding the parent's election to provide home instruction in lieu of school attendance or the parent's claim of a religious exemption. Read the Bill »

Status

03/06/2016: Passed the General Assembly

History

DateAction
02/03/2016Unanimous consent to introduce
02/03/2016Presented and ordered printed 16104490D
02/03/2016Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/05/2016Impact statement from DOE/COO (SB780)
02/11/2016Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/15/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2016Assigned Education sub: Elementary and Secondary Education
02/17/2016Placed on Calendar
02/17/2016Read first time
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on Education
02/24/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/29/2016Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Read second time
03/02/2016Read third time
03/02/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/02/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2016Enrolled
03/03/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB780ER)
03/03/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB780ER)
03/03/2016Signed by Speaker
03/06/2016Signed by President
03/07/2016Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/7/2016
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.



Del. Greg Habeeb (R-Salem): INSTRUCTION.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): GENTLEMAN FROM AUGUSTA, MR. LANDES.

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave): THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER, SENATE BILL P -- 780 PROVIDES THAT A LOCAL SCHOOL BOARD MAY PROVIDE TO PROVIDED CERTAIN INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE PARENT OR STUDENT REGARDING THE PARENT'S ELECTION TO PROVIDE HOME INSTRUCTION IN LIEU OF SCHOOL ATTENDANCE OR CLAIMS OF A RELIGIOUS EXEMPTION. I MOVE THE HOUSE PASS THE BILL. THIS IS THE LAST OF THESE EDUCATION BILLS.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): SHALL THE BILLS PASS? CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave): AYE, 99, NO, 0.