COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 119
August 14, 1998

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Paul D. Stapleton
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Transmittal of the 1998 Legislative Bill Book 

 
     Enclosed are two copies of the Education Bills Passed &
  Joint Resolutions Agreed to by the 1998 General Assembly.  All
  of the bills became effective July 1, 1998, unless otherwise
  indicated.

     This publication will serve as a compilation of actions of
  the 1998 General Assembly session until such time as the
  Virginia School Laws are updated.    You may reproduce all or
  any part of this document for use in your division.

     I hope you find this information to be helpful.  If you
  have any questions concerning the legislation, Mrs. Diane T.
  Atkinson, Assistant Superintendent for the Division of Policy
  and Public Affairs, will be able to assist you.  She can be
  reached at (804) 225-2403.

  Attachments: A hard copy of this memo and its attachments
               will be sent to the superintendent's office.

  PDS/cci