Junior Reserve Officer Training programs; availability to students receiving home instruction. (SB1275)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun), and Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Junior Reserve Officer Training programs; students receiving home instruction. Requires any school board that offers a Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps program to make the program available to any student who receives home instruction and resides in the local school division. The bill prohibits any such school board from requiring any such student to enroll on a full or part-time basis or to meet other eligibility requirements for such a program beyond those required of public school students. The bill provides that such a student may demonstrate compliance with any academic achievement requirements for participation in such a program in any manner acceptable as evidence of progress under the home instruction provisions of the Code. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101567D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/09/2019Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/17/2019Reported from Education and Health (9-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1275)
01/21/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2019Read third time and passed Senate (22-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Placed on Calendar
01/24/2019Read first time
01/24/2019Referred to Committee on Education
02/01/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3
02/11/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 3-N)
02/13/2019Failed to report (defeated) in Education (11-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)

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