2013 Regular Session



Education - Public Schools - Parent Empowerment

Sponsored by:

Delegate Bates


In the House - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing parents and legal guardians of students attending public schools that are not meeting State accountability goals to petition county boards of education to implement interventions; requiring county boards to notify the State Superintendent of Schools and the State Board of Education on receipt of petitions and of the final dispositions regarding the petitions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Bates, Afzali, Aumann, Boteler, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, George, Hough, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McDonough, Oaks, Otto, Ready, B. Robinson, Schulz, Stocksdale, Stukes, Szeliga, Vitale, and Wood
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0831 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Charters
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Local Government Mandates
Public Schools
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Education
(9.5-101 through 9.5-106)

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October 2, 2015 9:10 A.M.