Family life education programs; materials, summaries. (HB1394)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake) with support from co-patrons Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg), and Del. John McGuire (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Family life education programs; materials; summaries. Requires each local school board that offers a family life education program to post for public viewing on the local school division's official website a summary of such program. The bill also requires local school boards to share through any available parental portal a complete copy of all printed family life education program materials not subject to copyright protection and a description of all family life education program audio-visual materials. The bill requires each local school board to implement the foregoing provisions no later than the start of the 2021-2022 school year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104014D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2020Assigned Education sub: SOL and SOQ
01/17/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1394)
01/20/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (6-Y 2-N)
01/22/2020Reported from Education with substitute (17-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2020Committee substitute printed 20106144D-H1
01/24/2020Read first time
01/27/2020Passed by for the day
01/28/2020Passed by for the day
01/29/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/29/2020Read second time
01/29/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106144D-H1
01/29/2020Passed by temporarily
01/29/2020Amendment by Delegate Leftwich agreed to
01/29/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB1394EH1
01/29/2020Printed as engrossed 20106144D-EH1
01/30/2020Read third time and passed House (76-Y 23-N)
01/30/2020VOTE: Passage (76-Y 23-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/10/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1394EH1)
02/11/2020Assigned Education sub: Public Education
02/20/2020Reported from Education and Health with amendment (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Read third time
02/24/2020Reading of amendment waived
02/24/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/24/2020Passed by for the day
02/25/2020Passed by for the day
02/26/2020Passed by for the day
02/27/2020Read third time
02/27/2020Reading of amendment waived
02/27/2020Amendment by Senator McCLellan agreed to (21-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/27/2020Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2020Placed on Calendar
03/02/2020Senate amendments agreed to by House (93-Y 1-N)
03/02/2020VOTE: Adoption (93-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1394ER)
03/05/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1394ER)
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
03/06/2020Signed by President
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/06/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 689 (effective 7/1/20)
04/06/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0689)

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