HB 2285 Educational technology foundations.
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Summary:
Educational technology foundations. Provides local school boards with the authority to establish, by themselves or with other parties or as regional efforts with other school boards, educational technology foundations. These foundations will be for the express purpose of implementing a public/private partnership to expand access to and improve the quality of educational technology in a school division. Certain precautions must be taken, e.g., the school board must review and approve the articles of incorporation and bylaws and establish a system of accounting to protect public funds. Education technology is defined to include any software, hardware, or other equipment, or technical assistance or instruction in the use of any software, hardware or other equipment which is required to implement a local school board's approved plan for educational technology or the Board of Education's Six-Year Educational Technology Plan for Virginia. This bill is a recommendation of the Commission on Educational Infrastructure.

Full text:
01/17/97  House: Presented & ordered printed 977673761  pdf
01/28/97  House: Printed as engrossed 977673761-E  pdf
02/25/97  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2285ER)  pdf
03/27/97  House: Governor's substitute printed 971727761-H1  pdf
04/02/97  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB2285ER)  pdf
04/08/97  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0863)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/17/97  House: Presented & ordered printed 977673761
01/17/97  House: Referred to Committee on Education
01/20/97  House: Assigned to Education sub-committee: 3
01/24/97  House: Reported from Education with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
01/27/97  House: Read first time
01/28/97  House: Read second time
01/28/97  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/28/97  House: Engrossed by House as amended
01/28/97  House: Printed as engrossed 977673761-E
01/29/97  House: Read third time and passed House (99-Y 1-N)
01/29/97  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 1-N)
01/29/97  House: Communicated to Senate
01/30/97  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 2-N)
01/30/97  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/16/97  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/17/97  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/97  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/97  Senate: Read third time
02/18/97  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/97  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/97  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2285ER)
03/03/97  House: Enrolled
03/04/97  House: Signed by Speaker
03/05/97  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/97  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
03/27/97  House: Governor's substitute printed 971727761-H1
04/02/97  House: House concurred in Gov's rec. (Block Vote) (99-Y 0-N)
04/02/97  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
04/02/97  Senate: Senate concurred in Gov's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)
04/02/97  Senate: VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
04/02/97  Governor: Amended as sub. by Gov's recommendation 971727761-H1
04/02/97  House: Reenrolled
04/02/97  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB2285ER)
04/02/97  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/02/97  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/02/97  House: Enacted, Chapter 863 (effective 7/1/97)
04/08/97  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0863)