VA HB2107 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 10-0)
Status: Passed on March 18 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-18 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0581)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Public schools; parental review of certain anti-bullying and suicide prevention materials. Requires local school boards to develop and implement policies that ensure parents the right to review any audio-visual materials that contain graphic sexual or violent content used in any anti-bullying or suicide prevention program. Such policies shall require that prior to using any such material, the parent of the child participating in such a program shall be provided written notice of his right to review the material and his right to excuse his child from participating in the part of such program utilizing such material.

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Public schools; parental review of certain anti-bullying and suicide prevention materials.


Roll Calls

2019-02-18 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (31-Y 9-N) (Y: 31 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-15 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-14 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Education and Health (13-Y 1-N 1-A) (Y: 13 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-01-29 - House - House: VOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 13-N) (Y: 86 N: 13 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-01-23 - House - House: Reported from Education (20-Y 1-N) (Y: 20 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-01-21 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N) (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-03-18 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0581)
2019-03-18 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 581 (effective 7/1/19)
2019-02-28 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
2019-02-28HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 28, 2019
2019-02-21SenateSigned by President
2019-02-21HouseSigned by Speaker
2019-02-21HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB2107ER)
2019-02-18SenatePassed Senate (31-Y 9-N)
2019-02-18SenateRead third time
2019-02-15SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
2019-02-14SenateReported from Education and Health (13-Y 1-N 1-A)
2019-02-06SenateAssigned Education sub: Public Education
2019-01-30SenateReferred to Committee on Education and Health
2019-01-30SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2019-01-29HouseVOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 13-N)
2019-01-29HouseRead third time and passed House (86-Y 13-N)
2019-01-28HouseRead second time and engrossed
2019-01-25HouseRead first time
2019-01-23HouseReported from Education (20-Y 1-N)
2019-01-21HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
2019-01-18HouseAssigned Education sub: Subcommittee #1
2019-01-08HouseReferred to Committee on Education
2019-01-08HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19104206D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
221207.2:1(n/a)See Bill Text

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