Public elementary and secondary school students; suspension and expulsion, sufficient cause. (HB109)

Introduced By

Del. Josh Cole (D-Stafford)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public elementary and secondary school students; suspension and expulsion; sufficient cause. Provides that in no case shall sufficient cause for the suspension or expulsion of a student from attendance at a public elementary or secondary school include only instances of truancy or nonviolent behavior. Current law provides that in no cases may sufficient cause for suspensions include only instances of truancy. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/13/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101457D
12/13/2019Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB109)
01/13/2020Assigned Education sub: Pre-K-12
01/27/2020Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2021
01/29/2020Continued to 2021 in Education
12/04/2020Left in Education

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