Diploma seals; science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. (HB167)

Introduced By

Del. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun)

Progress

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

Description

Diploma seals; science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Requires the Board of Education to establish criteria for awarding a diploma seal for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) for the Board of Education-approved diplomas. Under current law, such diploma seal is limited in scope to technology and advanced mathematics. Amends § 22.1-253.13:4, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/22/2017Committee
12/22/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102522D
12/22/2017Referred to Committee on Education
01/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB167)
01/19/2018Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3
02/06/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/07/2018Reported from Education with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Committee substitute printed 18105810D-H1
02/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB167H1)
02/09/2018Read first time
02/12/2018Read second time
02/12/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105810D-H1
02/12/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB167H1
02/13/2018Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/13/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/21/2018Assigned Education sub: Public Education
03/01/2018Reported from Education and Health (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Read third time
03/05/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Enrolled
03/07/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB167ER)
03/07/2018Signed by Speaker
03/08/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB167ER)
03/09/2018Signed by President
03/15/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 15, 2018
03/15/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/23/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 482 (effective 7/1/18)
03/23/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0482)