Open Education Curriculum Board; established. (HB724)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Open Education Curriculum Board; established. Establishes the Open Education Curriculum Board. The purpose of the Board is to designate qualifying entities as Open Education Consortiums and set the standards for submission of education materials and subsequent licensing of educational curriculum developed by the Consortiums. Materials submitted to a Consortium may be edited in any manner and released under a Creative Commons license or licensed for use as a commercial product, subject to restrictions developed by the Board. Consortiums may offer financial incentives to encourage individuals to submit educational materials to the Consortium. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101643D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/20/2010Referred from Science and Technology
01/20/2010Referred to Committee on Education
01/26/2010Assigned Education sub: #3 Teachers and Admin. Action
01/28/2010Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2011
02/01/2010Continued to 2011 in Education
02/02/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB724)
12/02/2010Left in Education