School resource officers; training. (HB2609)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Jones (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School resource officers; training. Requires the Virginia Center for School and Campus Safety (the Center) to provide training to each school resource officer employed by a local law-enforcement agency before such officer begins his assignment in a public elementary or secondary school, unless the Center lacks the capacity to provide training for each such officer or other circumstances exist that prevent any such officer from completing such training. The bill requires the Center to encourage administrators who are employed at a school to which a school resource officer is assigned to attend such training with such school resource officer. Amends § 9.1-184, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/18/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Education Committee


01/09/2019Presented and ordered printed 19103503D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Education
01/18/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2609)

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