School attendance; 4-H educational programs and activities. (SB596)

Introduced By

Sen. Todd E. Pillion (R-Abingdon)

Progress

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

Description

School attendance; 4-H educational programs and activities. Provides that students who miss a partial or full day of school while participating in 4-H educational programs and activities shall not be counted as absent for the purposes of calculating average daily membership and shall receive course credit in the same manner as they would for a school field trip. The bill directs each local school board to develop policies and procedures for students to make up missed work and may determine the maximum number of school days per academic year that a student may spend participating in 4-H educational programs and activities to not be counted absent. Read the Bill »

Status

01/19/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee

History

DateAction
01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103919D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB596)
01/19/2022Assigned Education sub: Public Education

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