Public schools; declared state of emergency, average daily membership. (SB5069)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public schools; declared state of emergency; average daily membership. Provides that in the event that a declared state of emergency causes a disruption in the provision of in-person instruction for students that affects the calculation of average daily membership in a local school division as of March 31 in any school year, such membership shall consist of the greater of the average daily membership as of March 31 in the affected school year and the average daily membership as of March 31 in the immediately preceding school year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


08/17/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200596D
08/17/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
08/19/2020Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
08/19/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
08/19/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5069)
09/02/2020Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
09/02/2020Passed by indefinitely in Finance and Appropriations (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)

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