Textbooks; provide each student a copy that may be used at home. (HB492)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Frederick (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Textbooks; availability for home use. Provides that each local school division shall, in providing textbooks and workbooks free of charge for each child attending public schools, ensure that such textbooks and workbooks are available in sufficient quantity to provide each student an individual copy that may be used at home unless all required course materials are available on school-issued computers that may be used by students at home. Read the Bill »


02/10/2006: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/09/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060271303
01/09/2006Referred to Committee on Education
01/30/2006Reported from Education (16-Y 6-N)
01/30/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/02/2006Assigned App. sub: Elementary and Secondary Education (Tata)
02/08/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB492)
02/10/2006Continued to 2007 in Appropriations