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HB 797

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 07, 2020
  • Passed House Feb 04, 2020
  • Passed Senate Feb 21, 2020
  • Governor

Local school boards; lead testing, report, parental notification.

Abstract

Local school boards; lead testing; report; parental notification. Requires each local school board's plan to test and remediate certain potable water sources to be consistent with guidance published by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or the Department of Health. The bill requires each local school board to submit such testing plan and report the results of any such test to the Department of Health. The bill also requires local school boards to take all necessary steps to notify parents if testing results indicate lead contamination that exceeds 10 parts per billion. The bill is identical to SB 392.

Local school boards; lead testing; report; parental notification. Requires each local school board's plan to test and remediate certain potable water sources to be consistent with guidance published by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or the Department of Health. The bill requires each local school board to submit such testing plan and report the results of any such test to the Department of Health. The bill also requires local school boards to take all necessary steps to notify parents if testing results indicate lead contamination that exceeds 10 parts per billion.

Local school boards; lead testing; report; parental notification. Requires each local school board to submit itsplan to test and remediate certain potable water sources and reportthe results of any such test to the Department of Health. The billalso requires local school boards to take all necessary steps tonotify parents if testing results indicate lead contamination thatexceeds the maximum contaminant level goals set by the U.S. EnvironmentalProtection Agency.

Bill Sponsors (12)

Alex Q. Askew

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 85
Primary

Kelly K. Convirs-Fowler

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 21
Cosponsor

Glenn R. Davis

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 84
Cosponsor

Nancy D. Guy

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 83
Cosponsor

C.E. Cliff Hayes, Jr.

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 77
Cosponsor

Clinton L. Jenkins

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 76
Cosponsor

Jerrauld C. "Jay" Jones

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 89
Cosponsor

Joseph C. Lindsey

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 90
Cosponsor

Alfonso H. Lopez

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 49
Cosponsor

Kathleen Murphy

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 34
Cosponsor

Marcia S. "Cia" Price

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 95
Cosponsor

Sam Rasoul

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 11
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Mar 11, 2020

Office of the Governor

Approved by Governor-Chapter 293 (effective 7/1/20)

Mar 05, 2020

Office of the Governor

Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 12, 2020

House

Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 5, 2020

Feb 27, 2020

Senate

Signed by President

House

Signed by Speaker

Feb 26, 2020

House

Enrolled

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB797ER)

Feb 21, 2020

Senate

Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)

Senate

Read third time

Feb 20, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)

Feb 19, 2020

Senate

Reported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N)

Feb 13, 2020

Senate

Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations

Senate

Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)

Feb 05, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed

Senate

Referred to Committee on Education and Health

Feb 04, 2020

House

Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)

House

VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N)

Feb 03, 2020

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB797H1)

House

Read second time

House

Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB797H1

House

Committee substitute agreed to 20105277D-H1

Jan 31, 2020

House

Read first time

Jan 29, 2020

House

Reported from Education with substitute (20-Y 0-N)

House

Committee substitute printed 20105277D-H1

Jan 27, 2020

House

House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered

House

Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)

Jan 13, 2020

House

Assigned Education sub: Pre-K-12

Jan 07, 2020

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101840D

House

Referred to Committee on Education

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB797H1 HTML
Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB797H1 HTML
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB797ER) HTML
Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0293) HTML

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