Family life education; age-appropriate elements of effective programs. (SB101)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Family life education curricula. Requires any high school family life education curriculum offered by a local school division to incorporate age-appropriate elements of effective and evidence-based programs on the prevention of sexual harassment using electronic means. The bill permits any family life education curriculum offered by a local school division to incorporate age-appropriate elements of effective and evidence-based programs on the prevention, recognition, and awareness of child abduction, child abuse, child sexual exploitation, and child sexual abuse. This bill incorporates SB 425, SB 789, and SB 843. Amends § 22.1-207.1:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/12/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102341D
12/12/2017Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/11/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB101)
01/18/2018Reported from Education and Health with substitute (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2018Committee substitute printed 18105385D-S1
01/18/2018Incorporates SB425 (Wexton)
01/18/2018Incorporates SB789 (Surovell)
01/18/2018Incorporates SB843 (Favola)
01/19/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2018Read second time
01/22/2018Reading of substitute waived
01/22/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105385D-S1
01/22/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB101S1
01/23/2018Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Placed on Calendar
01/29/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Education
02/05/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB101S1)
02/16/2018Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #2
02/28/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 2-N)
02/28/2018Reported from Education with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Committee substitute printed 18106966D-H1
03/02/2018Read second time
03/05/2018Passed by for the day
03/06/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB101H1)
03/06/2018Passed by for the day
03/07/2018Read third time
03/07/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106966D-H1
03/07/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB101H1
03/07/2018Passed House with substitute (97-Y 1-N)
03/07/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2018House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2018Title replaced 18106966D-H1
03/10/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB101ER)
03/10/2018Signed by Speaker
03/12/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB101ER)
03/12/2018Signed by President
03/20/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 20, 2018
03/20/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/29/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 519 (effective 7/1/18)
03/29/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0519)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB44.