Secondary school teachers; required to complete course on current structure & historic development. (HB2530)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of Education; teacher licensure. Requires the Board of Education to amend its regulations to require that all secondary school teachers seeking initial licensure to teach history, civics, economics, social studies, and state and local government, shall complete a course on the current structure and historic development of the local and state governmental organization and function in the Commonwealth of Virginia. This requirement may be completed up to two years after receiving initial licensure. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/16/2009Presented and ordered printed
01/16/2009Presented and ordered printed 094116608
01/16/2009Referred to Committee on Education
01/23/2009Assigned Education sub: Teachers and Admin. Action
02/02/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2530)
02/04/2009Passed by indefinitely in Education