Provides that, beginning with the cohort of students who are expected to graduate from a public school or a charter school in 2027, an individual must successfully complete a personal financial responsibility course (course) before the individual may graduate. Creates requirements for content that must be covered in a course. Provides that a public school or charter school may offer instruction on a course as a separate subject or as units incorporated into appropriate subjects. Provides that a course may qualify as a mathematics credit for an alternative diploma under if offered as a separate subject.
First reading: referred to Committee on Education and Career Development
Referred to the Senate
Senate sponsor: Senator Koch
Third reading: passed; Roll Call 177: yeas 94, nays 0
Second reading: ordered engrossed
Committee report: amend do pass, adopted
Representative Miller K added as coauthor
Rule 105.1 suspended
Representative Criswell C added as coauthor
Representative Pierce K added as coauthor
Coauthored by Representative O'Brien
Authored by Representative Hall
|Bill Text Versions||Format|
|Introduced House Bill (H)|
|House Bill (H)|
|Fiscal Note: HB1281.02.COMH.FN001|
|Fiscal Note: HB1281.02.COMH.FN002|
|Fiscal Note: HB1281.02.COMH.FN003|
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