Military families; relocation to the Commonwealth, student registration. (SB1249)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patron Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Military families; relocation to the Commonwealth; student registration. Permits any student whose parent has received orders to relocate to a duty station in the Commonwealth to register for courses and other academic programs and participate in the lottery process for charter schools and college partnership laboratory schools in the school division in which such student will reside at the same time and in the same manner as students who reside in the local school division. The bill requires each such student to provide to the school board proof of residency in the local school division no later than 10 days after his parent establishes such residency. Amends § 22.1-3, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/18/2019: In Committee


01/05/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102697D
01/05/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/10/2019Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/11/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2019Read second time
01/14/2019Reading of amendments waived
01/14/2019Committee amendments agreed to
01/14/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1249E
01/14/2019Printed as engrossed 19102697D-E
01/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1249E)
01/15/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Placed on Calendar
01/18/2019Read first time
01/18/2019Referred to Committee on Education

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The following bills are identical to this one: HB2628.

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