Compulsory school attendance; requires parent of school-age child to cause child to attend school. (HB829)

Introduced By

Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond), and Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Compulsory school attendance. Clarifies that each parent of a school-age child in the Commonwealth is required to cause his child to attend school. Current law requires each such parent to send his child to school. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2018Committee
01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101501D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2018Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #1
01/24/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB829)
02/05/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 1-N)
02/07/2018Reported from Education with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Committee substitute printed 18106540D-H1
02/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB829H1)
02/09/2018Read first time
02/12/2018Read second time
02/12/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106540D-H1
02/12/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB829H1
02/13/2018Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/13/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/21/2018Assigned Education sub: Public Education
03/01/2018Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Read third time
03/05/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Enrolled
03/07/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB829ER)
03/07/2018Signed by Speaker
03/08/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB829ER)
03/09/2018Signed by President
03/15/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 15, 2018
03/15/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/23/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 486 (effective 7/1/18)
03/23/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0486)