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Department of Education
State Board of Education
Regulations Governing Unexcused Absences and Truancy [8 VAC 20 ‑ 730]
New regulations to govern the collection and reporting of truancy -related data ...
Action 3329 / Stage 6444
Revised Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 10/23/2015  3:05 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document (modified 10/6/2015)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 1/29/2013   (modified 9/24/2015)    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 3/5/2013    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 3/7/2013    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 9/11/2015   

Revised Proposed A previous PROPOSED stage was published on 1/30/2012  
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 1/10/2013
Review Completed: 1/29/2013
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 1/30/2013
Review Completed: 3/12/2013
Secretary Review Secretary of Education Review Completed: 11/19/2014
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 9/11/2015
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 10/6/2015
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 11/2/2015    Volume: 32  Issue: 5
Public Hearings

11/19/2015 11:00 AM

Comment Period Ended 12/2/2015
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Cynthia Cave  / Director of Student Services
Address: P.O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2818    FAX: (804)225-2524    TDD: ()-


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Action 3329:
New regulations to govern the collection and reporting of truancy -related data and provide guidance on school attendance policy
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (5305) Stage withdrawn on 07/23/2010 after the comment period had ended.
NOIRA   (5607) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/12/2010.
Proposed   (5790) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/01/2012.
Revised Proposed   (6444) Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/02/2015.
Final   (7612) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/30/2016.
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