WV HB2622 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Introduced on January 17 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-01-17 - To House Education
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to provide an exception to compulsory school attendance for certain children who are non-English speaking; and requiring that these children speak English before being admitted into the general classroom of a public school in this state.

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Relating to no child in the State of West Virginia should be admitted into the general classroom of a public school in WV unless they can speak basic English and meet the same expectations of non-special education students who are native English speakers



2023-01-17HouseTo House Education
2023-01-17HouseIntroduced in House
2023-01-17HouseTo Education
2023-01-17HouseFiled for introduction


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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1881bNew CodeSee Bill Text

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