High school diploma course and credit requirements; computer science. (HB1054)

Introduced By

Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond) with support from 24 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan), Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News), Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Jeff Campbell (R-Marion), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Peter Farrell (R-Henrico), Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke), Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun), Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill), Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. Chris Stolle (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

High school diploma course and credit requirements; computer science. Requires the Board of Education to consider all computer science course credits earned by students to be science course credits in establishing course and credit requirements for a high school diploma. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2014Committee
01/08/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103496D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Education
01/17/2014Assigned Education sub: Education Reform
01/21/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 1-N)
01/27/2014Reported from Education with amendment (14-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2014Read first time
01/29/2014Read second time
01/29/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/29/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB1054E
01/29/2014Printed as engrossed 14103496D-E
01/30/2014Read third time and passed House (65-Y 33-N)
01/30/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (65-Y 33-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2014Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/20/2014Reported from Education and Health with amendment (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2014Read third time
02/24/2014Reading of amendment waived
02/24/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/24/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/24/2014Passed Senate with amendment (26-Y 14-N)
02/25/2014Placed on Calendar
02/26/2014Senate amendment agreed to by House (88-Y 10-N)
02/26/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (88-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2014Enrolled
03/03/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1054ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/06/2014Signed by President
04/04/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 590 (effective 7/1/14)
04/04/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0590)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 7 minutes.