Local school boards; lead testing, report, parental notification. (SB392)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local school boards; lead testing; report; parental notification. Requires each local school board's plan to test and remediate certain potable water sources to be consistent with guidance published by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or the Department of Health. The bill requires each local school board to submit such testing plan and report the results of any such test to the Department of Health. The bill also requires local school boards to take all steps necessary to notify parents if testing results indicate lead contamination that exceeds 10 parts per billion. The bill is identical to HB 797. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101168D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/20/2020Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/30/2020Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Committee substitute printed 20106397D-S1
01/30/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB392)
01/31/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB392S1)
02/03/2020Read second time
02/03/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106397D-S1
02/03/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB392S1
02/04/2020Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2020Placed on Calendar
02/18/2020Read first time
02/18/2020Referred to Committee on Education
02/18/2020Assigned Education sub: SOL and SOQ
02/24/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (8-Y 0-N)
02/24/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/24/2020Reported from Education with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/24/2020Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/26/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/26/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (8-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/28/2020Reported from Appropriations with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2020Read second time
03/04/2020Read third time
03/04/2020Committee on Education amendment agreed to
03/04/2020Committee on Appropriations amendment agreed to
03/04/2020Engrossed by House as amended
03/04/2020Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/04/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020House amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020House insisted on amendments
03/05/2020House requested conference committee
03/05/2020Senate acceded to request (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020Conferees appointed by Senate
03/05/2020Senators: McPike, Lewis, Cosgrove
03/05/2020Conferees appointed by House
03/05/2020Delegates: Askew, Subramanyam, Davis
03/07/2020C Amended by conference committee
03/07/2020Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2020Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2020Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2020Conference report agreed to by House (94-Y 1-N)
03/08/2020VOTE: Adoption (94-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/18/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB392ER)
03/18/2020Signed by President
03/19/2020Signed by Speaker
03/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB392ER)
03/20/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 20, 2020
03/20/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/08/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 884 (effective 7/1/20)
04/08/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0884)