Length of school term; waiver for evacuation. (SB1269)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake) with support from co-patron Sen. Mark Peake (R-Lynchburg)

Progress

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

Description

Length of school term; waiver for evacuation. Requires the Board of Education to waive the requirement that school divisions provide additional teaching days or teaching hours to compensate for school closings resulting from an evacuation directed and compelled by the Governor. The bill provides that there shall be no proportionate reduction in the amount paid by the Commonwealth from the Basic School Aid Fund or the amount paid by a local governing body. Amends § 22.1-98, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

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

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101597D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/09/2019Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/18/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1269)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2124.

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