Early childhood care and education; development of a statewide unified public-private system. (SB1095)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Superintendent of Public Instruction and Commissioner of Social Services; early childhood care and education. Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction and the Commissioner of Social Services to (i) convene a stakeholder group to consider the development of a statewide unified public-private system for early childhood care and education in the Commonwealth and (ii) collaborate to develop a uniform quality rating and improvement system with required participation by publicly funded early childhood care and education programs and voluntary participation by privately funded providers. Read the Bill »


05/30/2019: In Subcommittee


12/20/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102248D
12/20/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
12/27/2018Impact statement from VCSC (SB1095)
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102558D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/07/2019Introduced bill reprinted 19102558D
01/17/2019Committee substitute printed 19105234D-S1
01/17/2019Incorporates SB1313 (Dunnavant)
01/17/2019Reported from Education and Health with substitute (10-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Rereferred to Finance
01/28/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1095S1)
01/29/2019Committee substitute printed 19105994D-S2
01/29/2019Reported from Finance with substitute (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Passed by for the day
02/01/2019Passed by for the day
02/04/2019Read second time
02/04/2019Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2019Committee substitute rejected 19105234D-S1
02/04/2019Committee substitute rejected 19105994D-S2
02/04/2019Floor substitute printed 19106231D-S3 (Hanger)
02/04/2019Substitute by Senator Hanger agreed to 19106231D-S3
02/04/2019Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1095S3
02/04/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Passed Senate (37-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Placed on Calendar
02/06/2019Read first time
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Education
02/08/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #1
02/11/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 1-N)
02/11/2019Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/13/2019Reported from Education (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/13/2019Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
02/13/2019Assigned App. sub: Compensation & Retirement
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1095S3)
02/19/2019Left in Appropriations
05/30/2019Assigned App. sub: Compensation & Retirement