Health instruction; mental health. (HB2593)

Introduced By

Del. Debra Rodman (D-Henrico)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Health instruction; mental health. Directs the Board of Education to review and update the health Standards of Learning for students in all grades to include mental health. Legislation passed in 2018 required such review and update for students in grades nine and 10. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19104400D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Education
01/18/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #2
01/22/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2593)
01/23/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (9-Y 0-N)
01/23/2019Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2019Reported from Education with amendments (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2019Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
01/28/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2593)
01/30/2019Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (6-Y 2-N)
02/05/2019Left in Appropriations