Holocaust education; Board of Education to establish objectives therefor. (HB2409)

Introduced By

Del. Frank Hall (D-Richmond) with support from 12 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News), Del. Al Eisenberg (D-Arlington), Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Bob Hull (D-Falls Church), Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond), Del. Joe Morrissey (I-Highland Springs), Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna), Del. Jim Shuler (D-Blacksburg), Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria), Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Holocaust education; middle and high schools. Requires the Board of Education to establish objectives for Holocaust education with an emphasis on the causes and ramifications of the Holocaust. Such objectives must be infused into the appropriate curriculum areas and Standards of Learning. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Committee
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094306524
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Education
01/20/2009Assigned Education sub: Teachers and Admin. Action
01/26/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2409)
02/04/2009Reported from Education with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Committee substitute printed 093417524-H1
02/05/2009Read first time
02/06/2009Read second time
02/06/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093417524-H1
02/06/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2409H1
02/08/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/09/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/19/2009Reported from Education and Health with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2409H1)
02/20/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Reading of amendment waived
02/23/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/23/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/23/2009Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Placed on Calendar
02/25/2009Senate amendment agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Enrolled
03/04/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2409ER)
03/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2409ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 474 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0474)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.