Monthly archives: January 2013
Sports Access Update: House Success, Senate Hearing Expected
Time Change: House Education Committee Hearing on Monday, 1/28 at 8:30 a.m.
House Subcommittee Approves HB 1442. SB 812 “Passed by” for the Day. Next Hearing Expected Monday, 1/28 at 9a.m.
Press Release: House Subcommittee Agrees With Over Two-Thirds of Virginians: Let Homeschoolers Play!
With homeschooling families looking on, a subcommittee of the House of Delegates’ Education Committee voted 7 to 1 this morning in favor of sending HB 1442 to the full committee for consideration.
URGENT! Hearing Scheduled for SB 812 TOMORROW AT 8 A.M.
Hearing Scheduled for HB 1442 on Thursday, 1/24
by Nancy Renwick Clendenon, Midlothian January-February 2013
By Jeanne Faulconer, Standardsville January-February 2013
2013 General Assembly: Quick Action Expected on Sports Access Bills, Virtual Schools Bill
Press Release: Homeschool Sports Access in Virginia: 2013 “Tebow” Bills Would Give School Boards Control: HB 1442 and SB 812
This year’s homeschool sports access bills specifically state that homeschool eligibility is subject to the policy of each local school board – there would be no mandate on public schools.