Senate
House
Joint
Bill Status
WV Code
Audits/ Reports
Educational
Contact
home
home
WEST VIRGINIA CODE
‹ Back  |  print page Print
WVC 18 - 2 - 32 §18-2-32. Posthumous high school diplomas.

     (a) This section shall be known as "Todd's Law".

     (b) Notwithstanding any provision of this code to the contrary, the state board shall provide for the awarding of a high school diploma to a deceased student, at the request of the parent, guardian or custodian, if the student:

     (1) Was enrolled in a public school in this state at the time of death;

     (2) Was academically eligible, or on track to complete the requirements for graduation at the time of death; and

     (3) Died after the completion of the eleventh grade school year.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session
The WV Code Online is an unofficial copy of the annotated WV Code, provided as a convenience. It has NOT been edited for publication, and is not in any way official or authoritative.

This Web site is maintained by the West Virginia Legislature's Office of Reference & Information.  |  Terms of Use  |   Web Administrator   |   © 2015 West Virginia Legislature **