School buildings; electronic room partitions, safety devices. (HB1753)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Del. Mike Mullin (D-Newport News)

Progress

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

Description

School buildings; electronic room partitions; safety devices. Prohibits school boards from installing an electronic room partition in any school building unless such partition includes a contact pressure-sensitive safety edge whereby the partition automatically stops when it senses contact with any object other than the adjoining wall. Amends § 22.1-138, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/11/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Education Committee

History

DateAction
12/21/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100322D
12/21/2018Committee
12/21/2018Referred to Committee on Education
01/11/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #1
01/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1753)

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