Family life education; BOE to include instruction on prevention of human trafficking. (SB1141)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Family life education; human trafficking. Requires the Board of Education, in its curriculum guidelines for family life education, to include instruction on the prevention of human trafficking. Additionally, the bill requires any high school family life education program offered in a local school division to incorporate age-appropriate elements of effective and evidence-based programs on the prevention of human trafficking. Amends § 22.1-207.1, § 22.1-207.1:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/17/2019: passed committee


12/30/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19103321D
12/30/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/09/2019Assigned Education sub: Public Education
01/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1141)
01/17/2019Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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