Children in residence or custody; participation in educational programs. (SB1314)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon) with support from co-patron Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)

Progress

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

Description

Children in residence or custody; participation in educational programs. Requires that any child who is admitted to a state hospital or state mental health facility for inpatient treatment shall, if appropriate, participate in any education and training program in such state hospital or state mental health facility unless such child has been excused from attendance at school attendance due to a bona fide religious training or belief. Amends § 22.1-7, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/15/2019: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101466D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/10/2019Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/11/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1314)
01/15/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1986.

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