Children in residence or custody; participation in educational programs. (SB1314)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon) with support from co-patron Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Certain facilities in the Commonwealth; participation in educational programs. Requires any person of school age who is admitted to the Commonwealth Center for Children and Adolescents to be permitted to participate in any education program offered in the facility that is administered by the Department of Education, regardless of his enrollment status, unless such person has been excused from attendance at school due to a bona fide religious training or belief. The bill permits information required to enroll such person in any such education program to be disclosed in accordance with state and federal law. This bill is identical to HB 1986. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101466D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/10/2019Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/11/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1314)
01/15/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Placed on Calendar
01/18/2019Read first time
01/18/2019Referred to Committee on Education
02/06/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/06/2019Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Committee substitute printed 19106359D-H1
02/07/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/07/2019Read second time
02/08/2019Read third time
02/08/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106359D-H1
02/08/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1314H1
02/08/2019Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/08/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1314H1)
02/12/2019House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Title replaced 19106359D-H1
02/14/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1314ER)
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1314ER)
02/14/2019Signed by President
02/14/2019Signed by Speaker
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 25, 2019
02/18/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 18, 2019
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
02/27/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 173 (effective 7/1/19)
02/27/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0173)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1986.