House Bill 947: Sports Access Bill

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Last Updated: February 17, 2012
House Bill 947: Sports Access Bill
Sponsors:
Delegate Bell
Summary:

This bill would prohibit school districts from joining an interscholastic sports organization unless that organization considered students receiving home instruction under § 22.1-254.1 of Virginia Code (and who met other eligibility requirements) eligible to participate.

HSLDA's Position:
Action Requested:
Status:

01/18/12     (House)     Assigned to Education Subcommittee
01/26/12     (House)     Passed Education Subcommittee
02/01/12     (House)     Passed Education Committee
02/08/12     (House)     House of Delegates Votes to Pass
02/09/12     (Senate)     Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/15/12     (Senate)     Assigned to Public Education subcommittee
03/01/12     (Senate)     Senate committee failed to report

This bill failed to exit the Senate Education committee before the session ended, and is now dead.

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