VA HB2188 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 11 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-02-07 - Left in Education
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


School psychologists; staffing flexibility. School psychologists; staffing flexibility. Provides that in order to fill vacant school psychologist positions, any local school board may employ, under a provisional license issued by the Department of Education for three school years with an allowance for an additional two-year extension with the approval of the division superintendent, clinical psychologists licensed by the Board of Psychology, provided that any such individual makes progress toward completing the requirements for full licensure as a school psychologist during such period of employment. This bill is a recommendation of the Behavioral Health Commission and the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission.

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School psychologists; staffing flexibility.


Roll Calls

2023-01-18 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N) (Y: 8 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-02-07HouseLeft in Education
2023-01-18HouseSubcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)
2023-01-17HouseAssigned Education sub: Early Childhood/Innovation
2023-01-11HouseReferred to Committee on Education
2023-01-11HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23102218D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
221253.13:2(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments