Public elementary and secondary schools; curricula and instruction. (SB570)

Introduced By

Sen. Jen Kiggans (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public elementary and secondary schools; curricula and instruction including inherently divisive concepts prohibited. Requires each public elementary or secondary school principal to ensure that no curriculum utilized or instruction delivered in the school includes inherently divisive concepts, as that term is defined in the bill, regardless of whether such curriculum or instruction is provided by a school board employee or any other individual or entity. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103754D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/20/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB570)
01/25/2022Assigned Education sub: Public Education
02/03/2022Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (9-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1068.