School resource officers; duties, prohibited from enforcing student discipline policies. (HB5126)

Introduced By

Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School resource officers; duties; prohibitions. Clarifies that a school resource officer is a certified law-enforcement officer who is hired by the local law-enforcement agency for the singular purpose of providing law-enforcement and security services to Virginia public elementary and secondary schools and is prohibited from enforcing school board student discipline policies that have no connection to the provision of such law-enforcement and security services. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


08/24/2020Presented and ordered printed 20200651D
08/24/2020Referred to Committee on Public Safety
08/25/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB5126)
11/09/2020Left in Public Safety