School attendance officer; motion for a rule to show cause, child in need of supervision. (SB1285)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School attendance officer; motion for a rule to show cause; child in need of supervision. Authorizes a school attendance officer or local school division superintendent or his designee acting as an attendance officer to complete, sign, and file with the intake officer, on forms approved by the Supreme Court of Virginia, a motion for a rule to show cause regarding the enforcement of an order entered by a juvenile and domestic relations district court relating to the filing of a complaint alleging the pupil is a child in need of supervision. The bill also provides that such a filing is not considered the unauthorized practice of law. Amends § 16.1-260, § 54.1-3900, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/07/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee


01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101698D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Courts of Justice committee on 01/21/2019. It meets on Monday, 8:00 A.M. and Wednesday, 1/2 hour after adjournment - Senate Room B.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1279.

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