Children in residence or custody; participation in educational programs. (HB1986)

Introduced By

Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton) with support from co-patron Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

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

Description

Children in residence or custody; participation in educational programs. Requires that any child who is admitted to a state hospital or state mental health facility for inpatient treatment shall, if appropriate, participate in any education and training program in such state hospital or state mental health facility unless such child has been excused from attendance at school attendance due to a bona fide religious training or belief. Amends § 22.1-7, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/21/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Education Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Committee
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100170D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Education
01/11/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #1
01/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1986)
01/21/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/21/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1314.

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