School meals; adoption of policies. (HB697)

Introduced By

Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park) with support from 13 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond), Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Ibraheem Samirah (D-Herndon), Del. Suhas Subramanyam (D-Sterling), Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan)

Progress

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

Description

School meal policies. Requires each local school board to adopt policies that prohibit school board employees from requiring a student who cannot pay for a meal at school or who owes a school meal debt to throw away or discard a meal after it has been served to him. Read the Bill »

Status

02/18/2020: In Subcommittee

History

DateAction
01/06/2020Committee
01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100887D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2020Assigned Education sub: Pre-K-12
01/16/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB697)
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/03/2020Reported from Education (17-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Read first time
02/06/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2020Read third time and passed House (94-Y 6-N)
02/07/2020VOTE: Passage (94-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/18/2020Assigned Education sub: Public Education

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Education and Health’s Public Education subcommittee on 02/24/2020. It meets on Monday, 1/2 hour after adjournment, 4th Floor East.

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