Home instruction of children; limits required description of curriculum. (SB564)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Home instruction requirements; curriculum.  Limits the required description of the curriculum a home school student will follow to a list of subjects to be studied in the coming year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2012Presented and ordered printed
01/17/2012Presented and ordered printed 12103263D
01/17/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/02/2012Reported from Education and Health (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2012Read third time and passed Senate (23-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Education
02/17/2012Assigned Education sub: Students and Early Education
02/23/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/29/2012Reported from Education with amendment (17-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Read second time
03/02/2012Read third time
03/02/2012Committee amendment agreed to
03/02/2012Engrossed by House as amended
03/02/2012Passed House with amendment (73-Y 26-N)
03/02/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (73-Y 26-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012House amendment agreed to by Senate (26-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB564ER)
03/08/2012Signed by Speaker
03/09/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB564ER)
03/09/2012Signed by President
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 587 (effective 7/1/12)
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0587)