School calendar; opening day of school year. (SB300)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School calendar; opening day of the school year. 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. Read the Bill »


01/25/2018: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101469D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/25/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB300)
01/25/2018Incorporated by Education and Health (SB914-Chase) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB36, HB38 and HB354.