2016 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Floor Request)

Floor Action: Withdrawn

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Chief Patron: Bell J.
Clarifies No Charge for Full-Day Kindergarten (language only)

Item 139 #22h

Item 139 #22h

Direct Aid to Public Education


Page 121, after line 33, insert:

"28. No locality shall charge fees, tuition or any payment to fund the cost of full-day kindergarten for students as mandated by Article VIII, Section 1 of the Constitution of Virginia."


(This amendment clarifies that no locality can impose charges or fees for any child to attend a full-day kindergarten.)