K-8 Mathematics Specialists; school divisions to hire to improve performance of students. (HJ652)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake) with support from co-patrons Del. Frank Hall (D-Richmond), and Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Resolution; K-8 Mathematics Specialists. Encourages the school divisions of the Commonwealth to consider using existing intervention, remediation, and at-risk funding to hire K-8 Mathematics Specialists as an effective means to improve the performance of low-achieving students. Read the Bill »


03/11/2009: Passed the House


12/30/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 095825472
12/30/2008Referred to Committee on Education
01/21/2009Reported from Education (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Taken up
01/23/2009Engrossed by House
01/23/2009Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/23/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Reading waived
01/26/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/12/2009Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/20/2009Reported from Rules with substitute
02/20/2009Committee substitute printed 094222472-S1
02/23/2009Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/24/2009Committee substitute agreed to 094222472-S1
02/24/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HJ652S1
02/24/2009Agreed to by Senate with substitute by voice vote
02/25/2009Placed on Calendar
02/26/2009Senate substitute agreed to by House 094222472-S1 (91-Y 0-N)
02/26/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (91-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ652ER)