Virginia Preschool Initiative; enrollment, funding. (HB1646)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Preschool Initiative; enrollment; funding. Permits any local school board to offer any slots in its Virginia Preschool Initiative program that remain unfilled by at-risk students after initial enrollment to students who reside in the school division and meet the age requirements but do not qualify as at-risk and to charge a fee for such enrollment. The bill permits any school board that charges a fee for such enrollment to use such fees for the purpose of meeting the required local match for its Virginia Preschool Initiative program. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


11/27/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100739D
11/27/2018Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/11/2019Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
01/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1646)
01/30/2019Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019Left in Appropriations