2011 Regular Session


File Code: Family Law Prior Year Introduction As: HB 911/10 - W&M & JUD Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 667
Sponsored By:
Delegates Carter, Anderson, Carr, Dumais, Ivey, Love, McComas, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Simmons, Stukes, 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 program to educate students about dating violence on or before a specified date; requiring the program to include education on services provided to victims of dating violence; altering the definition of "victim of domestic violence" for specified provisions of law; 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 2/24 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
Hearing cancelled (Ways and Means)
Hearing 3/2 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 Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Melvin L. Stukes, District 44
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