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VA HB988


Transgender students; model policies.

Treatment of transgender students; model policies. Eliminates the requirement that each school board adopt policies that are consistent with the model policies developed by the Department of Education concerning the treatment of transgender students in public elementary and secondary schools. The bill also removes the requirement for such model policies to include information, guidance, procedures, and standards relating to the use of school facilities, requires the Department to amend its model policies to remove any such information, guidance, procedures, or standards, and requires the Department to make such amended model policies available to each school board no later than the beginning of the 2022 - 2023 school year.

Legislative Session


2022 Regular Session


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2022-02-0700:00HearingHouse Committee RoomHouse Education Committee Hearing
2022-02-0117:00HearingHouse Room 1 UpdateHouse Education - K-12 Subcommittee Hearing
2022-02-0117:00Hearing6th Floor Speaker's Conference RoomHouse Education - K-12 Subcommittee Hearing


2022-02-07Failed to report (defeated) in Education (11-Y 11-N)
2022-02-01Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 2-N)
2022-01-27Assigned Education sub: K-12
2022-01-12Referred to Committee on Education
2022-01-12Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101556D