SB 1159 Public schools; career and technical education credential.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Public schools; career and technical education credential. Provides that the career and technical education credential, when required for high school graduation, adult education, or an alternative education plan, may be satisfied with the successful completion of the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery. Under current law, the successful completion of an industry certification, a state licensure examination, a national occupational competency assessment, or the Virginia workplace readiness skills assessment satisfies such credential.

Full text:
01/09/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100880D  pdf | impact statement
01/26/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104806D-S1  pdf | impact statement
02/22/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1159ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0330)  pdf

Status:
01/09/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100880D
01/09/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/26/17  Senate: Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
01/26/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104806D-S1
01/27/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/30/17  Senate: Read second time
01/30/17  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
01/30/17  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 17104806D-S1
01/30/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1159S1
01/31/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/03/17  House: Read first time
02/03/17  House: Referred to Committee on Education
02/07/17  House: Assigned Education sub: Education Innovation
02/14/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  House: Read second time
02/17/17  House: Read third time
02/17/17  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/22/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/22/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1159ER)
02/22/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/22/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/23/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/23/17
02/23/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 330 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0330)