Public schools; tobacco products and nicotine vapor products. (SB1056)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Public schools; tobacco products and nicotine vapor products. Requires each school board to (i) develop and implement a policy to prohibit the use of tobacco products and nicotine vapor products on a school bus, on school property, or at a school-sponsored activity and (ii) include in its code of student conduct a prohibition against possessing tobacco products or nicotine vapor products on a school bus, on school property, or at a school-sponsored activity. Amends § 22.1-279.6, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/09/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee

History

DateAction
12/06/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101618D
12/06/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/09/2019Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1056)

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Education and Health committee on 01/17/2019. It meets on Thursday, 8:30 A.M.—Senate Room B.

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