2010 Regular Session


File Code: Family Law Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 984
Sponsored By:
Delegates Carter, Anderson, Carr, Dumais, Love, McComas, Montgomery, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Ross, Shank, Simmons, Stukes, Taylor, F. Turner, and Walker
Education - Tween/Teen Dating Violence (Kristin Marie Mitchell Law)


Requiring the State Board of Education to adopt in the public schools a specified program on dating violence on or before a specified date; altering the definition of "victim of domestic violence"; requiring the Governor to proclaim the first week in February each year "Tween/Teen Dating Violence Education and Awareness Week"; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Ways and Means & Judiciary
Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Holidays and Special Dates
Public Schools
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 7-411.1 , 7-411.2 )
Family Law
( 4-513 )
State Government
( 13-601 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered