General Assembly


Short Title

Allow schools to open for 2020-21 school year 
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Long Title To require public and private schools to decide whether to be open for instruction in the 2020-2021 school year, to permit parents providing home instruction to determine whether a building in which they provide instruction has adequate safety measures to address COVID-19, to prohibit other public officials from closing schools in that school year, and to declare an emergency.


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Senate Education Committee

Primary Sponsors

Matt Huffman


Andrew O. Brenner
Dave Burke
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Theresa Gavarone
Bob D. Hackett
Frank Hoagland
Jay Hottinger
Stephen A. Huffman
Terry Johnson
Nathan H. Manning
Rob McColley
Kristina Roegner
Michael A. Rulli
Tim Schaffer
Kirk Schuring
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