VA SB44 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Enrolled on February 27 2020 - 75% progression
Action: 2020-03-10 - Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Public elementary and secondary school students; topical sunscreen. Permits any public elementary or secondary school student to possess and use topical sunscreen in its original packaging on a school bus, on school property, or at a school-sponsored event without a note or prescription from a licensed health care professional if the topical sunscreen is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for nonprescription use for the purpose of limiting damage to skin caused by exposure to ultraviolet light.

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Public elementary and secondary school students; use of topical sunscreen, etc.


Roll Calls

2020-02-24 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (98-Y 0-N) (Y: 97 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-19 - House - House: Reported from Education (20-Y 1-N) (Y: 20 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-17 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N) (Y: 7 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-14 - Senate - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-09 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-10 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
2020-03-10SenateEnrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 10, 2020
2020-02-27HouseSigned by Speaker
2020-02-27SenateSigned by President
2020-02-27SenateBill text as passed Senate and House (SB44ER)
2020-02-24HouseVOTE: Passage (98-Y 0-N)
2020-02-24HousePassed House (98-Y 0-N)
2020-02-24HouseRead third time
2020-02-21HouseRead second time
2020-02-19HouseReported from Education (20-Y 1-N)
2020-02-17HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
2020-02-12HouseAssigned Education sub: Pre-K-12
2020-02-12HouseReferred to Committee on Education
2020-02-12HouseRead first time
2020-02-12HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-01-14SenateRead third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
2020-01-13SenateRead second time and engrossed
2020-01-10SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
2020-01-09SenateReported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)
2019-11-18SenateReferred to Committee on Education and Health
2019-11-18SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100244D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
221274.5(n/a)See Bill Text

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