School boards and local law-enforcement agencies; memorandums of understanding, frequency of review. (HB292)

Introduced By

Del. Schuyler VanValkenburg (D-Henrico) with support from co-patrons Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City), and Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School boards and local law-enforcement agencies; memorandums of understanding; frequency of review and public input. Shortens from every five years to every two years the frequency of the review period for memorandums of understanding between school boards and local law-enforcement agencies. The bill also requires local school boards to conspicuously publish the current division memorandum of understanding on its division website and provide notice and opportunity for public input during each memorandum of understanding review period. This bill incorporates HB 897 and HB 1135 and is identical to SB 221. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/30/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102225D
12/30/2019Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB292)
01/13/2020Assigned Education sub: Pre-K-12
01/27/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 1-N)
01/29/2020Incorporates HB897 (Guzman)
01/29/2020Incorporates HB1135 (Lopez)
01/29/2020Committee substitute printed 20106898D-H1
01/29/2020Reported from Education with substitute (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Read first time
02/03/2020Read second time
02/03/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106898D-H1
02/03/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB292H1
02/04/2020Read third time and passed House (88-Y 11-N)
02/04/2020VOTE: Passage (88-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/10/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB292H1)
02/13/2020Reported from Education and Health (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2020Read third time
02/17/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB292ER)
02/19/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB292ER)
02/19/2020Signed by Speaker
02/20/2020Signed by President
02/24/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 24, 2020
02/24/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 2, 2020
03/02/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 52 (effective 7/1/20)
03/02/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0052)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 40 seconds.