+ − Subcommittees (4) VA - Higher Education and Arts (House) VA - Standards of Quality (House) VA - Students and Daycare (House) VA - Teachers and Admin. Action (House) + − Bills Assigned (104) VA - SB721 Foods in public schools; Board & Department of Health update regulations for nutrition. VA - SB356 Textbook purchases; permits local school boards to enter into contracts with publishers. VA - SB746 Frontier Culture Museum; allowed to lease structures on state property, with Governor's consent. VA - SB652 Higher educational institutions; prohibits certain persons from eligibility for in-state tuition. VA - SB636 Higher educational institutions; requesting complete student record from high school. VA - SB569 University of Virginia; appointments of board of visitors. VA - SB613 Eastern Virginia Medical School; length of term for Board of Visitors. VA - SB510 Higher educational institutions; policies addressing student loan vendors. VA - SB640 Family life education; adds mental health education & awareness to list of topics to be covered. VA - SB559 Composite index, local; number of students. VA - SB326 Career and technical education; industry certification and State licensure. VA - SB98 Longwood University; increases number of members of board of visitors. VA - SB44 At-risk students; local school boards may establish after school programs. VA - SB357 Children's teaching hospital; Board of Education to supervise programs for school-age children. VA - SB490 No Child Left Behind Act; Board of Education to make recommendation regard to participation therein. VA - SB376 School divisions, local; required to publish budget on website. VA - SB389 Virginia State University; increases number of members of Board of Visitors VA - SB219 Roanoke Higher Education Authority; removes Virginia Intermont College from Board of Trustees. VA - SB169 Teaching Scholarship Loan Program; program to award scholarships to certain students. VA - SB124 Public schools; Superintendent to develop guidelines eliminating trans fatty foods served. VA - SB61 Nutrition and physical activity best practices database; Department of Education to develop. VA - HB1538 Public schools; abortion services prohibited. VA - HB1440 Public school students; school board to provide program for kidney disease screening. VA - HB1251 Institutions of higher education; notification of mental health treatment. VA - HB1481 Contractors on school property; may request waiver from disqualification of providing services. VA - HB1425 No Child Left Behind Act; Board of Education to make recommendation in regard to participation. VA - HB1439 School employees; school board to develop policies to address complaints of sexual abuse thereby. VA - HB1403 Family life education; instruction on use of Food & Drug Administration contraception methods. VA - HB1373 Tuition, in-state; eligibility for Native Americans. VA - HB1438 Richard Bland College; specified as governmental instrumentality. VA - HB1263 Truancy and school dropout prevention; school boards must implement programs & services to include. VA - HB1234 Standards of Learning; growth model for student academic achievement. VA - HB1272 School boards; financial literacy education. VA - HB1242 School employees; prohibits employment if subject of a founded case of child abuse and neglect. VA - HB1165 Teaching Scholarship Loan Program; expands program to include candidates pursuing. VA - HB1011 Higher educational institutions; admission of in-state students. VA - HB936 Composite index, local; number of students. VA - HB1109 Veterans; tuition waiver for certain. VA - HB978 VPI & SU; Board of Visitors to convey certain property to Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. VA - HB1183 Home instruction of children; requirements. VA - HB1094 Standards of Quality; online instructional programs. VA - HB1067 School employees; school board to develop policies to address complaints of sexual abuse thereby. VA - HB1048 Education; computation of composite index. VA - HB979 TAG; eligibility for students attending Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine. VA - HB863 School boards; policies regarding certain activities. VA - HB1135 Public schools; student's voluntary expression of a religious viewpoint. VA - HB1060 Higher educational institutions; tuition waiver for senior citizens. VA - HB1058 Higher educational institutions; release of educational records. VA - HB1053 Standards of Quality; increased positions for students having limited English proficiency. VA - HB987 SCHEV; creation of nonstock corporation to support academic research. VA - HB812 Foster Care Scholarship Program and Fund; created. VA - HB989 University of Virginia; appointment of board of visitors. VA - HB1005 Higher educational institutions; notification to parent of mental health treatment for student. VA - HB980 Career coaches; Board for Community Colleges to establish guidelines for in public high schools. VA - HB896 Students, first-time; preadmission physical examinations. VA - HB809 Teachers; provisional and local eligibility licenses if military personnel. VA - HB808 Special education services; parental consent. VA - HB771 Schools, joint and regional; may request waiver from any new regulation requirements. VA - HB767 Home instruction of children; eliminates certain requirements. VA - HB722 School boards; policies for classroom placement of twins or higher order multiples. VA - HB752 Higher educational institutions; mental health record release authorization when enrolling. VA - HB770 Public schools; establishes technology as major classification of school funds. VA - HB759 School boards; annual report of expenditures. VA - HB672 Higher educational institutions; establishing policies to provide single-sex housing to students. VA - HB614 Charter school, public; definition. VA - HB654 Math, Science, and Career and Technical Education Grant Program and Fund; established. VA - HB577 Campus police; report of certain incidents to local law-enforcement agency. VA - HB671 Parental notification; student's receipt of mental health treatment. VA - HB613 Teachers; must be licensed to teach in public schools. VA - HB566 Literary Fund; distributions. VA - HB570 Nurses, licensed; local school boards to employ. VA - HB569 Registered nurse, professional; local school boards to employ. VA - HB379 Public schools; permitted fees and charges. VA - HB355 General Education Development testing program; lowers age requirement. VA - HB327 Early Graduation Incentive Grant Program; established for purpose of providing grants to students. VA - HB1216 Planning time for school teachers. VA - HB524 Tuition, in-state; eligibility for certain military personnel. VA - HB506 Teaching Scholarship Loan Program; program to award scholarships to certain students. VA - HB513 Virginia State University; increases number of members of Board of Visitors VA - HB512 Community College Scholarship Match Program; created. VA - HB494 Project Lead the Way Launch Program; created. VA - HB449 School boards, local; unexpended funds. VA - HB427 William and Mary Board of Visitors; election by alumni. VA - HB437 Public schools; composite index formula for basic state aid. VA - HB273 Interscholastic activities; exclusive use of wood baseball bats. VA - HB246 Nutrition and physical activity best practices database; Department of Education to develop. VA - HB354 Textbook purchases; Board of Education shall publish list of approved textbooks, publisher, etc. VA - HB395 Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children; established, report. VA - HB375 School students, nonpublic; participation in interscholastic sports. VA - HB283 Family life education; parental notification. VA - HB241 Children's teaching hospital; Board of Education to supervise programs for school-age children. VA - HB255 School calendar; local school boards responsible for setting. VA - HB242 Standards of Learning; physical education requirements. VA - HB209 Standards of Quality; school board to employ school resource officer. VA - HB107 Public schools; grade placement test. VA - HB291 School bus stop locations; school boards to develop written plans prescribing procedure therefor. VA - HB60 School divisions, local; requires 65% of each education dollar to be spent in classroom, report. VA - HB259 Students; transferring out of a public school. VA - HB167 Tuition, in-state; reclassification of student. VA - HB165 Higher educational institutions; automatic admission to certain students. VA - HB150 School boards, local; safety hotline established. VA - HB137 Textbook purchases; permits local school boards to enter into contracts with publishers. VA - HB97 Diploma, advanced technical; Board of Education to establish requirements therefor. VA - HB118 Higher education; required to report to SCHEV on steps taken to ensure academic freedom, etc.