Individualized education programs (IEPs); DOE shall establish guidelines. (SB1595)

Introduced By

Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Education; individualized education program teams; guidelines. Requires the Department of Education to establish guidelines for individualized education program (IEP) teams to utilize when developing IEPs for children with disabilities to ensure that IEP teams consider the need for age-appropriate and developmentally-appropriate instruction related to sexual health, self-restraint, self-protection, respect for personal privacy, and personal boundaries of others. The bill requires each local school board, in developing IEPs for children with disabilities, in addition to any other requirements established by the Board, to ensure that IEP teams consider such guidelines. Amends § 22.1-207.1, § 22.1-207.1:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102691D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2019Committee substitute printed 19105059D-S1
01/17/2019Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1595S1)
01/21/2019Read second time
01/21/2019Reading of substitute waived
01/21/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19105059D-S1
01/21/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1595S1
01/22/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Placed on Calendar
01/24/2019Read first time
01/24/2019Referred to Committee on Education
02/11/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #1
02/11/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/13/2019Reported from Education (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Read second time
02/15/2019Passed by for the day
02/18/2019Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/18/2019Rereferred to Education
02/19/2019Left in Education

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