Nonattorney attendance officer; motion for a rule to show cause, child in need of supervision. (HB2119)

Introduced By

Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy (D-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School attendance officer; motion for a rule to show cause; child in need of supervision. Authorizes a school attendance officer or division superintendent or his designee acting as an attendance officer to complete, sign, and file with the clerk of court a motion for a rule to show cause regarding the violation or enforcement of a school attendance order entered by a juvenile and domestic relations district court in response to the filing of a petition alleging the juvenile is a child in need of supervision. The bill also provides that such a filing is not considered the unauthorized practice of law. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19104095D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
01/21/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (8-Y 0-N)
01/21/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
01/25/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Read first time
01/30/2019Read second time
01/30/2019Committee amendments agreed to
01/30/2019Engrossed by House as amended HB2119E
01/30/2019Printed as engrossed 19104095D-E
01/31/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/31/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/07/2019Rereferred from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2019Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/11/2019Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice with letter (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)