VA SB996 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-2)
Status: Introduced on January 3 2017 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2017-02-02 - Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Public schools; student discipline. Provides that no student shall receive a long-term suspension or expulsion for disruptive behavior unless such behavior involves intentional physical injury or credible threat of physical injury to another person.

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Public schools; student discipline.


Roll Calls

2017-02-02 - Senate - Senate: Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-02-02SenateStricken at request of patron in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
2017-01-18SenateAssigned Education sub: Public Education
2017-01-03SenateReferred to Committee on Education and Health
2017-01-03SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102845D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
221277(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments