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EDUCATION

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Adult Education and Literacy, Advisory Council for; abolished. Amending  2.2-208; repealing  2.2-2652, 2.2-2653 and 2.2-2654. (Patron-Martin, SB 804 (Chapter 452))
Arts and music; instruction in elementary schools. Amending 22.1-200 and 22.1-253.13:1. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 1038 (CD))
Bill of Rights of U.S. Constitution; posting in public schools. Amending Chapters 891 and 895, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Brink, HB 2140 (Chapter 902))
Blood-borne pathogens; testing of school board employees. Amending  22.1-271.3 and 32.1-45.1. (Patron-Ruff, SB 659 (Chapter 1))
Brown v. Board of Education decision; study of coordinating and planning statewide commemoration of 50th anniversary thereof. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 316 )
Career and technical education in public schools; memorializing Congress to continue funding when reauthorizing Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Act in 2003. (Patron-Bloxom, HJR 752 )
Character education; requirements. Amending  22.1-208.01. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1498 (Chapter 777); Edwards, SB 1100 (F))
Child day-care facilities; increases amount of investment tax credit. Amending  58.1-439.4. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 110 (CD))
Child protective services; investigation procedures when school employee subject of complaint. Amending  63.2-1511; adding 63.2-1516.1. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2288 (Chapter 986); Blevins, SB 1043 (Chapter 1013))
Child support; payment for child care when custodial parent’s matriculation to high school, college, etc. Amending  20-108.1 and 20-108.2. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2158 (F))
Children At Risk in Education (CARE) Scholarship Tax Credit; created. Adding  58.1-439.18 through 58.1-439.24. (Patron-Cox, HB 2761 (F))
Children’s Educational Opportunity Act 2002; created to provide tax credits for donations to school tuition organizations. Adding 58.1-339.11 through 58.1-339.15. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1119 (CD))
Cigarette manufacturing tax; imposition to fund public school projects. Adding  58.1-1038 through 58.1-1043. (Patron-Howell, SB 835 (F))
Cigarette tax; Fairfax and Arlington Counties authorized to increase, use for schools. Amending  58.1-3831. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2026 (F))
Competitive purchasing; school boards may be included in county system. Amending  15.2-1231. (Patron-Reese, HB 2640 (F))
Compulsory school attendance; includes chronically tardy provisions. Amending  16.1-228, 22.1-254, 22.1-258, 22.1-259, 22.1-260, 22.1-262, 22.1-265, 22.1-266, 22.1-267 and 22.1-279.3. (Patron-Rerras, SB 408 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; appropriate public funds to Virginia students and parents (first reference). Amending Section 10 of Article VIII. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HJR 545 (F); Amundson, HJR 658 (F))
Constitutional amendment; establishment of Public Education Trust Fund (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 569 (F))
Constitutional amendment; school board authority (first reference). Amending Section 7 of Article VIII. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 570 (F))
Constitutional amendment; state and local funding for public education (first reference). Amending Section 2 of Article VIII. (Patron-Scott, HJR 598 (F))
Constitutional amendment; state and local support of Standards of Quality in public schools (first reference). Amending Section 2 of Article VIII. (Patron-Plum, HJR 700 (F); Saslaw, SB 1067 (F); Saslaw, SJR 418 (F))
Constitutional amendment; taxing powers to school boards for educational program in its district (first reference). Amending Section 7 of Article VIII. (Patron-Stump, HJR 131 (CD))
Crimes committed on school property; reporting by school authorities. Amending  8.01-47 and 22.1-279.3:1. (Patron-Black, HB 2680 (Chapter 954))
Criminal history records information; dissemination to school volunteers. Amending  19.2-389. (Patron-Gear, HB 2076 (F))
Cultural diversity; policies in public schools and institutions of higher education, report. Amending  23-215; adding 22.1-16.2, 22.1-86.2 and 23-1.02. (Patron-Marsh, SB 829 (F))
Deferred compensation plan for government employees; applicable to teachers. Amending  51.1-606. (Patron-Tata, HB 690 (CD))
Diabetics; uniform guidelines for care of students. Adding 22.1-274.4. (Patron-Rust, HB 2146 (F))
Dog recreation facilities; establishment within certain distance of an elementary school. Adding  15.2-1806.1. (Patron-Byrne, SB 566 (CD))
Driver education programs; allows home schooling parent or guardian to instruct their own child. Amending  22.1-205 and 46.2-334. (Patron-Oder, HB 2404 (Chapter 951))
Driver Education Programs; Report on (SJR 110, 2002). (SD 15)
Drug testing of students; disclosure of results. Amending 22.1-277.2:1. (Patron-Reese, HB 1843 (F))
Drugs and alcohol in schools; voluntary and mandatory guidelines for testing. Amending  22.1-279.3:1, 22.1-279.6 and 22.1-279.7. (Patron-Joannou, HB 2091 (Chapter 899))
Education, Board of; appointment of a nonvoting student representative. Amending  22.1-9. (Patron-Landes, HB 1376 (F))
Education records laws, federal; study of compliance within State. (Patron-Tata, HJR 638 (F))
Education systems, public and higher; study to facilitate communication, collaboration and cooperation among systems and to establish a K-20 continuum. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 318 )
Educational Accountability, Commission on; continued. (Patron-Hanger, SB 1054 (F))
Educational Accountability, Commission on; Report of (SJR 57, 2002). (SD 13)
Educational Leadership; Interim Report on (HJR 20 and SJR 58, 2002). (HD 14)
Educational opportunity programs; statutes regarding at-risk 4- and 5-year olds. Amending  22.1-199.1. (Patron-Darner, HB 1049 (CD))
Educational Options Program; created to provide educational alternatives to parents through vouchers, report to be made on effectiveness. Adding  22.1-212.17 through 22.1-212.22. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 2042 (F))
Educational performance assessment services, independent; recognizing efficacy and potential cost savings of contracting therefor. (Patron-Byron, HJR 642 )
Educational performance assessment services, independent; study of potential cost savings and benefits, including federal No Child Left Behind initiative. (Patron-Byron, HJR 643 (F))
Educational Performance Assessment Services, Independent, Use of; Report on (HJR 91, 2002). (HD 34)
Educational programs; apportionment of state and local share for costs. Adding  22.1-253.13:9. (Patron-Watts, HB 2243 (F))
Elementary and secondary educational programs; funding. Amending 22.1-199.1, 22.1-200 and 22.1-253.13:1; adding  22.1-253.13:9. (Patron-Darner, HB 1047 (CD); Ticer, SB 216 (CD))
Elementary education; instructional materials to be available in systematic and explicit phonics. Adding  22.1-208.2:1.2. (Patron-Bolvin, HB 795 (CD); Bolvin, HB 2496 (F))
Elementary school teachers; planning time. Amending  22.1-291.1. (Patron-Bell, HB 2021 (F); Quayle, SB 842 (F))
Envirothon Program; created to provide learning experiences for high school students. Adding  10.1-549.1. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1671 (Chapter 402))
Equal Education Opportunity Plan; Secretary of Education to develop, report. Adding  2.2-209.1. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HB 1070 (CD))
Equal Education Opportunity Plan; Secretary of Education to develop, report. Adding  2.2-209.1 and 2.2-209.2. (Patron-Marsh, SB 830 (F))
Firearms; possession in a closed container on school property includes in a locked vehicle trunk. Amending  18.2-308.1. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2763 (Chapter 619))
Freedom of Information Act; applicable to school safety audits. Amending  2.2-3705 and 22.1-279.8. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 2621 (Chapter 801))
Government Data Collection and Dissemination Practices Act; prohibits use of social security numbers on student or employee identification cards. Amending  2.2-3800. (Patron-Dudley, HB 2063 (Chapter 927))
Governor’s Schools; selection of a fiscal agent for an academic year. Amending  22.1-118. (Patron-Reid, HB 2124 (Chapter 702))
Health insurance; benefits for teachers. Amending  2.2-1204. (Patron-Deeds, SB 198 (CD))
Health insurance; credit for retired employees of local school division. Amending  51.1-1401. (Patron-Darner, HB 1050 (CD))
Health insurance; credit for retired teachers. Amending 51.1-1401. (Patron-Morgan, HB 194 (CD); Howell, SB 848 (F))
High school to community college articulation agreement, statewide; study of developing and implementing. (Patron-Joannou, HJR 606 (F))
Home school students; dual enrollment in high school and institutions of higher education. Adding  23-2.1:2. (Patron-Black, HB 2348 (F))
Income tax, state; credit for purchase of teacher’s instructional materials. Adding  58.1-339.11. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 157 (CD))
Income tax, state; referendum for increase in certain areas in Northern Virginia for education and transportation purposes. Amending  58.1-540 and 58.1-548; adding  58.1-550; repealing  58.1-549. (Patron-Scott, HB 1018 (CD))
Income tax, state; subtractions include salary of certain school board employees. Amending  58.1-322. (Patron-Ware, HB 1701 (F); Lambert, SB 1086 (F))
Information Technology, Department of; contracts for personal computers for teachers. Amending  2.2-1303. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1761 (Chapter 352))
Internet use; reporting of violations by school superintendents and library boards. Amending  22.1-70.2 and 42.1-36.1. (Patron-Brink, HB 2138 (F))
Internet use; schools and libraries to ensure filtering technology does not preclude access. Amending  22.1-70.2 and 42.1-36.1. (Patron-Brink, HB 2768 (F))
Joint or regional schools; establishment. Amending  22.1-26. (Patron-Edwards, SB 1099 (Chapter 165))
Juveniles; notification to school officials of criminal involvement. Amending  16.1-301, 16.1-305.1, 16.1-305.2, 16.1-309, 22.1-254, 22.1-277, 22.1-277.2:1 and 22.1-288.2. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1572 (Chapter 119))
License plates, special; issuance to applicants who are teachers. Amending  46.2-746.9. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 1462 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Deep Creek High School. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2203 (F))
Marriage and Parenting Skills Commission; established to promote marriage education in schools, responsible fatherhood, and related family-strengthening measures. (Patron-Hanger, SJR 113 (CD))
Medical and mental health services in public schools; study of providing comprehensive information on provision thereof. (Patron-Devolites, HJR 632 (F))
Motor vehicle registration; voluntary special local license fees for school athletic programs and activities. Amending 46.2-752. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1771 (F); Shuler, HB 2359 (F); Edwards, SB 933 (F))
Optometry; enrollment funding of students in accredited schools. (Patron-Stump, HB 1899 (Chapter 494))
Parenting programs; created within Department of Correctional Education. Adding  22.1-345.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1574 (F); Watts, HB 2246 (I) See HB1574)
Performance and leadership standards; encouraging Board of Education and Council of Higher Education to ensure reflection thereof in programs for principals and superintendents in institutions of higher education. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 608 )
Playground guidelines; encouraging safety at licensed child day care facilities. (Patron-Hanger, SJR 428 )
Preschool eye examinations; requirements. Amending  22.1-270 and 22.1-273. (Patron-Devolites, HB 517 (CD))
Public School Divisions, Best Practices for Support Services of; Interim Report on (HJR 34, 2002). (HD 24)
Public school foundations; definition. Amending  22.1-212.2:2 and 22.1-228. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2501 (F))
Public schools; collection of data and information regarding best practices at those with a high performance. (Patron-Hanger, SJR 349 )
Public schools; early graduation requirements. Adding  22.1-79.4. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1638 (F))
Public schools; expressing General Assembly’s regret over 1959-1964 closing thereof in Prince Edward County. (Patron-Baskerville, HJR 613 )
Public schools; independent analysis and evaluation of school performance in each division. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Purkey, HB 7 (CD))
Public schools; overcrowding procedures. Adding  22.1-79.4. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1639 (F))
Public schools; recognizing impending crisis in construction needs. (Patron-Reynolds, SJR 425 (F))
Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002; definitions, unsolicited proposals. Amending  56-575.3 and 56-575.16. (Patron-Stosch, SB 1330 (Chapter 292))
Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002; includes technology infrastructure as a qualifying project. Amending  56-575.1 through 56-575.4, 56-575.8, 56-575.9, 56-575.11 and 56-575.16. (Patron-Nixon, HB 1925 (Chapter 1034))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include Alumni & Friends of Yorktown High School, Inc. Amending  58.1-609.8. (Patron-Almand, HB 804 (CD))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; extends sunset provisions on exemptions for certain educational organizations. Amending  58.1-609.4. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1755 (I) See HB1754)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; extends sunset provisions on exemptions for certain educational organizations, nonprofit cultural, media and medical-related exemptions. Amending  58.1-609.4, 58.1-609.6, 58.1-609.7 and 58.1-609.9. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1754 (Chapter 911); Miller, K.G., SB 742 (Chapter 916))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; increased to fund public education, Educational Quality Act of 2003 created. Amending  22.1-166.1, 22.1-166.2, 29.1-101, 29.1-101.01, 58.1-603, 58.1-604, 58.1-627, 58.1-628 and 58.1-638; adding  2.2-103.1. (Patron-Shuler, HB 2780 (F))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; local option increase for education. Amending  58.1-605, 58.1-606, 58.1-608.3, 58.1-611.1, 58.1-614 and 58.1-628. (Patron-Dillard, HB 451 (CD))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; temporary annual exemption on school supplies and certain clothing. Adding  58.1-611.2. (Patron-Deeds, SB 789 (F))
Retirement System; calculation of creditable compensation for teachers. Amending  51.1-124.3. (Patron-Phillips, HB 877 (CD); Kilgore, HB 1522 (F); Hamilton, HB 1567 (F); Stump, HB 1897 (F); Wampler, SB 719 (F); Puckett, SB 1178 (F))
Retirement System; changes conditions under which retired teachers are permitted to return to teaching. Amending  51.1-155; repealing second enactment of Chapters 689 and 700, 2001 Acts. (Patron-Darner, HB 1048 (CD))
Retirement System; continuation of benefits for retired teachers who resume teaching. Amending  51.1-155 and fifth enactment of Chapters 689 and 700, 2001 Acts. (Patron-Dillard, HB 2438 (Chapter 211))
Retirement System; creditable service for certain teachers. Adding  51.1-141.1. (Patron-Dillard, HB 2439 (F))
Retirement System; purchase of prior service credit by division school superintendents. Adding  51.1-142.3. (Patron-Reid, HB 2122 (Chapter 947))
Scholarship and Tutorial Assistance Program; created. Amending 22.1-304; adding  22.1-212.17 through 22.1-212.29. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 2043 (F))
School board; salary in Southampton County. Amending  22.1-32. (Patron-Councill, HB 1404 (Chapter 175))
School board employees; classifications. Adding  22.1-16.01. (Patron-Reese, HB 1837 (F))
School board employees; compensation. Amending  22.1-296. (Patron-Stump, HB 1896 (Chapter 557); Wampler, SB 717 (Chapter 531))
School boards; appointment of a nonvoting student representative. Amending  22.1-86.1. (Patron-Landes, HB 1378 (F))
School boards; rules governing outside discussion of closed meetings. Amending  22.1-78. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1798 (F))
School boards; salary for certain elected, including Arlington County. Amending  22.1-32. (Patron-Dillard, HB 2437 (Chapter 713))
School bus safety; study. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HJR 593 (F))
School buses; display of decals depicting U.S. flag. Amending 22.1-177. (Patron-Mims, SB 987 (Chapter 162))
School buses; penalty for failure to stop when warning lights displayed. Amending  46.2-859. (Patron-Louderback, HB 1432 (F))
School calendar; approval of a 4-day week. Amending  22.1-79.1. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2806 (Chapter 724))
School calendar; closure on election days. Amending  22.1-79.1. (Patron-Sears, HB 250 (CD))
School construction; study of public/private partnerships for innovations therein. (Patron-Puller, SJR 88 (CD))
School Construction Grant Act of 2003; created. Amending 22.1-166.1 and 22.1-166.2. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1758 (F); Crittenden, HB 2478 (F); Scott, HB 2801 (F); Puller, SB 885 (F))
School day; commencement in Fairfax County. Adding  22.1-79.1:1. (Patron-Scott, HB 1024 (CD); Scott, HB 1815 (F))
School divisions with minimal student population; sharing of services with adjacent locality. Adding  22.1-98.2. (Patron-Hanger, SB 1050 (F))
School facilities; equal access or fair opportunity to use and distribute literature by Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts. Amending 22.1-79.3. (Patron-Black, HB 1518 (Chapter 693))
School funding; reporting of required local expenditures. Amending  22.1-97. (Patron-Rust, HB 2151 (Chapter 948))
School funds; data-based management system required in school divisions to account for expenditures. Amending  22.1-115. (Patron-Barry, SB 585 (CD))
School Nurses, Incorporated, Association of; commemorating its 100th anniversary of school nursing in U.S. and its 97th anniversary of service to State. (Patron-Marrs, HJR 691 )
School personnel; certification of data relating to felony or moral offenses of applicants. Amending  22.1-296.1. (Patron-Rust, HB 2757 (Chapter 723))
School personnel; prohibited from soliciting funds from school students and their parents to support instructional programs. Amending  22.1-79.3. (Patron-O’Brien, HB 642 (CD))
School safety personnel; extends sunset provisions on training and employment standards. Amending second enactment of Chapters 836 and 868, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2671 (Chapter 617))
School safety plan; study establishing statewide. (Patron-Darner, HJR 566 (F))
School security officers; appointment. Amending  15.2-1737 and 19.2-13. (Patron-Marsh, SB 1299 (F))
School students; assignment of identifying number when federal social security number not attainable. Amending  22.1-260. (Patron-Hogan, HB 1716 (Chapter 637))
School superintendents; contractual matters. Amending  22.1-60. (Patron-Reese, HB 1839 (F); O’Brien, SB 756 (Chapter 866))
Scoliosis; dissemination of educational information or screening of public school students. Adding  22.1-273.1. (Patron-Reese, HB 1834 (Chapter 894))
Special education; retention of counsel for resolving disputes involving services therefor. Amending  22.1-214. (Patron-Williams, SB 1223 (F))
Special education; school divisions to provide to children who reside in a residential care facility. Amending  22.1-215. (Patron-Sears, HB 2679 (F))
Standards of Learning; assessment guidelines. Amending 22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Christian, HB 1497 (F))
Standards of Learning; assessments to certain nonpublic school students. Adding  22.1-19.2. (Patron-Darner, HB 330 (CD); Darner, HB 1611 (F))
Standards of Learning; establishment of margin of error on assessments. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Petersen, HB 1262 (CD); Petersen, HB 1606 (F))
Standards of Learning; validity and reliability of assessments. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Christian, HB 2821 (F); Lambert, SB 1304 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; apportionment of state and local share for costs of providing certain educational programs. Adding  22.1-253.13:9. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1760 (F); Albo, HB 2389 (F); Dillard, HB 2435 (F); O’Brien, SB 755 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; career and technical education programs. Amending  22.1-253.13:1. (Patron-Norment, SB 1127 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; criteria for diploma seal in civics education. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Landes, HB 1503 (Chapter 691))
Standards of Quality in public schools; early intervention reading programs. Amending  22.1-253.13:1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 333 (CD))
Standards of Quality in public schools; funding. Adding 22.1-253.13:9. (Patron-Amundson, HB 758 (CD); Amundson, HB 1495 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; funding for resource teacher positions in art, music, physical education and health. Amending  22.1-253.13:1 and 22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Dillard, HB 1171 (CD))
Standards of Quality in public schools; GED requirements. Amending  22.1-253.13:4 and 22.1-254.2. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1464 (Chapter 688))
Standards of Quality in public schools; identification of students having limited English proficiency. Amending  22.1-253.13:1. (Patron-Dillard, HB 2442 (Chapter 714); Van Landingham, HB 2636 (I) See HB2442)
Standards of Quality in public schools; identification of students having limited English proficiency. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Dillard, HB 2441 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; includes appropriate learning environment. Amending  22.1-253.13:1. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1493 (Chapter 690); Puller, SB 710 (Chapter 861))
Standards of Quality in public schools; inclusion of certain school data on division websites. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Darner, HB 2633 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; independent analysis and evaluation of school performance. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1460 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; regulation relating to School Performance Report Card. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Hull, HB 443 (CD); Hull, HB 2349 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; requirements for graduation of students who attend remediation programs. Amending 22.1-199.2, 22.1-253.13:1 and 22.1-254.01. (Patron-Amundson, HB 756 (CD))
Standards of Quality in public schools; requirements for graduation of students who attend remediation programs. Amending 22.1-199.2 and 22.1-253.13:1. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1757 (Chapter 697))
Standards of Quality in public schools; salaries of instructional personnel. Amending  22.1-253.13:1. (Patron-Scott, HB 2627 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; staffing ratios for attendance officers and secretaries. Amending  22.1-253.13:3 and 22.1-258. (Patron-Colgan, SB 631 (CD))
Standards of Quality in public schools; study on funding. (Patron-Petersen, HJR 562 (F))
Standards of Quality in public schools; use of certain student assessments. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Blevins, SB 779 (Chapter 1004))
Standards of Quality in public schools; use of multiple criteria for accreditation. Amending  22.1-253.13:3. (Patron-Darner, HB 48 (CD); Darner, HB 1482 (F))
State agency heads; changes method of appointment for Boards of Education, Professional and Occupational Regulation, and for Health Professions. Amending  2.2-106, 22.1-21, 54.1-301 and 54.1-2504. (Patron-Morgan, HB 776 (CD))
Student directory information; not to be released to any political party, group, etc. Amending  22.1-287.1. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1794 (F))
Student directory information; shall only be released in compliance with Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. Amending 22.1-287.1. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1056 (F))
Student discipline; no action imposed for possession of an eating utensil or personal grooming device, exception. Adding 22.1-277.09. (Patron-Marrs, HB 2408 (F))
Student discipline; policies regarding actions of self defense. Adding  22.1-277.09. (Patron-Marrs, HB 2407 (F))
Student discipline; policies regarding possession of nonprescription medication. Adding  22.1-277.09. (Patron-Marrs, HB 2409 (F))
Student records; confidentiality in private or independent schools. Adding  22.1-287.2. (Patron-Bell, HB 2646 (F))
Students with disabilities; collection of information regarding ratios of students with individualized education plans in school divisions to general student population. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 305 )
Teacher grievances; timelines for decisions and appeals. Amending  22.1-313 and 22.1-314. (Patron-Tata, HB 1790 (Chapter 187))
Teacher grievances; timelines for hearing panels. Amending 22.1-312. (Patron-Colgan, SB 941 (Chapter 161))
Teacher liability insurance program; administration. Adding 2.2-1839.1. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 2699 (F))
Teachers; annual evaluation. Amending  22.1-295, 22.1-295.1, 22.1-303, 22.1-306 and 22.1-307; adding  22.1-305.01 and 22.1-305.02. (Patron-Brink, HB 2596 (F))
Teachers; compensation. Amending  22.1-289.1. (Patron-Plum, HB 2098 (F); Puckett, SB 1171 (F))
Teachers; definition of those temporarily employed. Amending 22.1-302. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 45 (CD))
Teachers; licensure by reciprocity. Amending  22.1-298. (Patron-Saxman, HB 1352 (CD); Saxman, HB 2189 (F))
Teachers; notification of reduction in force. Amending  22.1-304; repealing third enactment of Chapter 714, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Watts, HB 2254 (Chapter 706))
Teachers; rights of those temporarily employed when responding to student or parent complaints. Amending  22.1-79. (Patron-Newman, SB 1213 (F))
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF); child care for recipients engaged in employment or education. Amending 63.1-133.46; adding  63.1-105.10. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 109 (CD))
Textbooks; selection of those that correlate with Standards of Learning. Amending  22.1-238. (Patron-Bolvin, HB 2495 (F))
Textbooks for social studies; approval of those that reflect history of minorities. Amending  22.1-238. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1795 (F))
Threats against school employees; penalty. Amending  18.2-60. (Patron-Byron, HB 2534 (F))
Truancy program; requirements for use by juveniles. Amending 16.1-260. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1559 (Chapter 587))
Tuition, in-state, and fees; reduction for children of certain public school teachers and administrators. Amending  23-7.4:1. (Patron-Sears, HB 247 (CD))
Vending machines; guidelines for use in public schools. Adding 22.1-207.4. (Patron-Van Yahres, HB 2403 (F))
Vending machines; prohibits use in public schools. Adding 22.1-16.2. (Patron-Marye, SB 606 (CD))
Vending machines; restrictions on use in all local school divisions. Adding  22.1-16.2. (Patron-Byrne, SB 923 (F))
Vietnam, Republic of; display of flag in any public function, public school or educational institution. Amending  23-215; adding  2.2-3310.2, 22.1-202.1 and 23-9.2:7. (Patron-Hull, HB 2829 (F))
Weapons on school property; expulsion of students for possession of an air rifle or BB gun. Amending  22.1-277.07. (Patron-Almand, HB 1907 (Chapter 843))
Weapons on school property; penalty for possession of a BB handgun or BB rifle. Amending  18.2-308.1. (Patron-Quayle, SB 703 (F))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04