2011 Regular Session


File Code: Primary and Secondary Education Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1486/10 - W&M Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 191
Sponsored By:
Senators Madaleno, Colburn, Currie, Forehand, Manno, Middleton, Pugh, Raskin, and Young
Public Schools - Student Attendance - Preventing Chronic Absenteeism


Requiring public schools to maintain a record of the daily attendance of students in kindergarten through 12th grade using a specified identifier, calculate and maintain a record of specified attendance information, and submit a report to the county board of education that includes specified student attendance information for each grading period each year; requiring each county board to calculate and maintain a specified record of countywide student attendance information; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/2 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Roger P. Manno, District 19
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Ronald N. Young, District 3

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Education, Boards of
Public Schools
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 4-127 )


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
Committee Votes :
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs