Family life education; certain curricula and standards of learning. (SB828)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Family life education; child sexual abuse. Requires the Board of Education to include in its standards of learning for family life education standards for age-appropriate instruction in the prevention, recognition, and awareness of child abduction, child abuse, child sexual exploitation, and child sexual abuse. The bill also requires such standards to be taught in grades K through 12. Amends § 22.1-207.1, § 22.1-207.1:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
11/10/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100202D
11/10/2016Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB828)
01/18/2017Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/26/2017Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)