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Wesley Lipicky

Wesley Lipicky

Delegate Sickles recognized and memoralized Wesley Charles Lipicky, a nine year old boy killed in a tragic school accident on year ago in May 2018. Here are a series of news clips about Wesley Lipicky and the ceremonial bill signing of HB 1753 that took place on May 13, 2019. A press release with more information about the ceremonial signing can be found here


One Year After Tragedy, Virginia Governor Signs School Partition Safety Legislation

NBC4 Washington

By Meredith Royster, Andrea Swalec and Jacob Wallace

May 13, 2019


One Year After a 9-Year-Old was Killed by a Motorized Wall, a Law is Signed in his Name


By Lisa Fletcher

May 13, 2019


New Virginia Law on Room Partition Safety Honors Wesley Lipicky


By Emily Leayman

May 13, 2019


FCPS Weighs Cost of Safety Sensors in Response to Wesley Charles Lipicky Act

Fort Hunt Herald 

By Lori Ostrow

May 14, 2019


After Child Is Crushed by Classroom Partition, Lawmaker, School Districts Take Action

NBC4 Washington

By Susan Hogan and Meredith Royster

January 4, 2019