Public school buildings; school board shall maintain water mgmt. program to prevent Legionnaires'. (SB410)

Introduced By

Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public school buildings; water management program; prevention of Legionnaires' disease. Requires each school board to maintain a water management program for the prevention of Legionnaires' disease at each public school building in the local school division. The bill requires the Department of Education to make recommendations for the establishment, maintenance, and validation of water management programs in public school buildings and to notify each local school board of its recommendations no later than July 1, 2021, the date on which the provisions of the bill requiring school boards to maintain such water management program become effective. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104248D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/20/2020Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/29/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB410)
01/30/2020Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Committee substitute printed 20106036D-S1
01/30/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/05/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB410S1)
02/06/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Read second time
02/11/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/11/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106036D-S1
02/11/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB410S1
02/11/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Placed on Calendar
02/14/2020Read first time
02/14/2020Referred to Committee on Education
02/14/2020Assigned Education sub: Pre-K-12
02/17/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (5-Y 3-N)
02/17/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/19/2020Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
02/19/2020Reported from Education with amendments (15-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/26/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (6-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020Reported from Appropriations with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/28/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/28/2020Reported from Appropriations with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2020Read second time
03/04/2020Read third time
03/04/2020Committee on Education amendments agreed to
03/04/2020Committee on Appropriations amendments agreed to
03/04/2020Engrossed by House as amended
03/04/2020Passed House with amendments (88-Y 9-N)
03/04/2020VOTE: Passage (88-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB410ER)
03/12/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB410ER)
03/12/2020Signed by President
03/12/2020Signed by Speaker
03/17/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 17, 2020
03/17/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/07/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 776 (effective 7/1/20)
04/07/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 776 (effective - see bill)
04/07/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0776)