Award of credit; Board of Education to provide an elective credit for applied music study of piano. (HB1806)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Award of credit; applied music study in piano.  Requires the Board of Education to provide for the award of a standard unit of elective credit for achieving an independently verified level of proficiency in the applied music study of piano. The credit must only be awarded (i) if the student performs a minimum of two memorized pieces in the Virginia Music Teachers Associations annual Concerto Competition and achieves a passing score and (ii) completes any other requirements established by the Board. Amends § 22.1-253.13:4, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100207D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Education
01/18/2011Assigned Education sub: #1 Standards of Quality
01/25/2011Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/08/2011Left in Education