School boards; in-person instruction, Internet access. (SB5114)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

School boards; in-person instruction; Internet access; emergency. Requires each school board to make available in-person instruction to each enrolled student when any residential area in the local school division is not capable of receiving Internet access at speeds greater than 10 MBps download speed and one MBps upload speed. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
08/18/2020Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 20200498D
08/18/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
08/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB5114)
08/26/2020Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)

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