Economics education & financial literacy; Bd. of Education to develop online course of instruction. (HB889)

Introduced By

Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean) with support from co-patrons Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), and Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Economics education and financial literacy; online course of instruction. Requires (i) the Board of Education to develop an online course of instruction and assessment in the objectives of economics education and financial literacy and (ii) each local school board to offer the online course of instruction and assessment to public middle and high school students as an alternative to classroom instruction. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102026D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/20/2014Continued to 2015 in Science and Technology
12/04/2014Left in Science and Technology