Public secondary schools; satisfaction in physical education requirement, participation in Jr. ROTC. (HB98)

Introduced By

Del. Chad Green (R-Newport News) with support from co-patrons Del. Kim Taylor (R-Dinwiddie), and Sen. Danny Diggs (R-Yorktown)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public secondary schools; satisfaction of physical education requirements; participation in Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps. Permits each local school board to accept participation in the Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps as fulfillment of any physical education requirements applicable to students in grades nine through 12. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/30/2023Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24101212D
12/30/2023Referred to Committee on Education
01/15/2024Assigned Education sub: K-12
01/16/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/17/2024Reported from Education (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB98)
01/19/2024Read first time
01/22/2024Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2024Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/23/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2024Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/14/2024Assigned Education and Health Sub: Public Education
02/16/2024Senate subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/22/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/22/2024Reported from Education and Health with amendment (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2024Read third time
02/26/2024Reading of amendment waived
02/26/2024Committee amendment agreed to
02/26/2024Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/26/2024Passed Senate with amendment (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Passed by for the day
02/29/2024Senate amendment rejected by House (1-N 99-Y)
02/29/2024Senate amendment rejected by House (1-Y 99-N)
02/29/2024VOTE:REJECTED (1-Y 99-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2024Senate insisted on amendment (39-Y 0-N)
03/04/2024Senate requested conference committee
03/05/2024House acceded to request
03/05/2024Conferees appointed by House
03/05/2024Delegates: Convirs-Fowler, Reaser, Green
03/06/2024Conferees appointed by Senate
03/06/2024Senators: VanValkenburg, Pekarsky, Suetterlein
03/07/2024C Amended by conference committee
03/07/2024Conference report agreed to by House (94-Y 0-N)
03/07/2024VOTE: Adoption (94-Y 0-N)
03/08/2024Conference report agreed to by Senate (35-Y 5-N)
03/25/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB98ER)
03/25/2024Signed by President
03/26/2024Signed by Speaker
03/27/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 27, 2024
03/27/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/04/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 433 (effective 7/1/24)
04/04/2024G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0433)

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