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HB1116

Creates a fund which enables every junior in a public high school to sit for the SATs free of charge during a school day.

HB1138

Establishes the Office of the Qualified Education Loan Ombudsman, with duties to answer questions and aggregate data surrounding education loans.

HB1176

Establishes the 20-member Commission on the Future of Public Elementary and secondary Education for the purpose of ensuring a deliberate, thoughtful, coordinated, and year-round approach to legislative education reform in the

HB15

Would require a principal to first take appropriate alternative disciplinary action before referring to local law enforcement, if assault occurred without bodily injury.

HB1600

Reduces the maximum length of a long-term suspension from 364 calendar days to 45 school days.

HB255

Establishes the Public Preschool Fund and Grant Program for the purpose of funding and providing grants to local school boards to establish and maintain public preschool programs.

HB296

Would prohibit students in preschool through grade three from being suspended or expelled except for drug offenses, firearm offenses, or certain criminal acts.

HB30

Budget Bill - budget amendments to boost s `at-risk, add-on` supplement that provides additional per-pupil funding for each of the low-income students.

HB30

Budget Bill - budget amendments to boost s `at-risk, add-on` supplement that provides additional per-pupil funding for each of the low-income students.

HB372

Makes local school boards responsible for setting the school calendar and determining the opening of the school year and eliminates the post-Labor Day opening requirement.

HB445

Would eliminate the requirement that school principals report certain enumerated acts to law enforcement.

HB615

Establishes the Virginia Student Loan Refinancing Authority, for the purposes of developing and implementing programs that refinance such education loan debt.

HB688

Requires that local school boards provide alternative education programs for suspended students.

HB711

Establishes the Commission on Educational Parity for the purpose of ensuring that the General Assembly and the Board of Education collaborate in the fulfillment of their constitutional duty to provide a system of high quality

HB919

Makes several changes to the Virginia Community College System to ensure a standard quality of education.

HB968

Establishes the Virginia Student Loan Authority, for the purpose of developing and implementing a program by which qualified students can refinance their loans.

SB170

Would prohibit students in preschool through grade three from being suspended or expelled except for drug offenses, firearm offenses, or certain criminal acts.

SB824

Prohibits the governing body of each public institution of higher education from approving an increase in undergraduate tuition or mandatory fees without providing students and the public an opportunity to provide public comm

RECENT EDUCATION LEGISLATIVE ALERTS & REPORTS
Mar 08 | Alert: Great news!
Bills: SB170 HB1600 HB919
Mar 01 HB919 Reported with Substitute
Mar 01 | Alert: Let's keep our kids in school!
Bills: SB170 HB1600
Feb 28 HB1138 Reported
Feb 28 SB170 Reported
Feb 22 HB1600 Reported with Substitute
Feb 19 HB372 Passed by for the Year
Feb 18 | Alert: Education Post-Crossover Update
Bills: SB170 HB1600 HB919 SB284 HB445