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HB 678

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 06, 2020
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Parental Choice Education Savings Accounts; established, report.

Abstract

Parental Choice Education Savings Accounts established.Permits the parents of certain children to apply to the schooldivision in which the child resides for a one-year, renewable ParentalChoice Education Savings Account that consists of an amount thatis equivalent to a certain percentage of all applicable annual Standardsof Quality per pupil state funds appropriated for public school purposesand apportioned to the resident school division in which the studentresides, including the per pupil share of state sales tax funding in basic aid and any state per pupil share of special education fundingfor which the student is eligible. The bill permits the parent touse the moneys in such account for certain education-related expenses of the student, including tuition, deposits, fees, and required textbooksat a private elementary school or secondary school that is locatedin the Commonwealth. The bill also contains provisions relating to auditing, rescinding, and reviewing expenses made from such accounts.

Bill Sponsors (6)

Dave A. LaRock

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 33
Primary

Mark L. Cole

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 88
Cosponsor

Nicholas J. Freitas

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 30
Cosponsor

John J. McGuire, III

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 56
Cosponsor

Amanda F. Chase

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 11
Cosponsor

Mark J. Peake

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 22
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Feb 11, 2020

House

Left in Education

Jan 29, 2020

House

Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (8-Y 0-N)

Jan 22, 2020

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB678)

Jan 13, 2020

House

Assigned Education sub: Pre-K-12

Jan 06, 2020

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102525D

House

Referred to Committee on Education

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Impact statement from DPB (HB678) HTML

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