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HB 916

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 07, 2020
  • Passed House Feb 07, 2020
  • Passed Senate Mar 02, 2020
  • Governor

Culturally Relevant and Inclusive Education Practices Advisory Committee; established, report.

Abstract

Department of Education; Culturally Relevant and Inclusive Education Practices Advisory Committee; report. Requires the Department of Education to establish and appoint such members as it deems appropriate to a Culturally Relevant and Inclusive Education Practices Advisory Committee for the purpose of providing (i) standards recommendations to the Department of Education that shall be considered by the Board of Education during the 2021-2022 review of the history and social science Standards of Learning and (ii) recommendations on meaningful professional development with school personnel related to culturally relevant and inclusive education practices. The bill requires the Committee to report its recommendations to the Board of Education, the Governor, and the Chairs of the House Committee on Education and the Senate Committee on Education and Health no later than July 1, 2021. This bill incorporates HB 483 and HB 1110 and is identical to SB 853.

Department of Education; Culturally Relevant and Inclusive Education Practices Advisory Committee; report. Requires the Department of Education to establish and appoint such members as it deems appropriate to a Culturally Relevant and Inclusive Education Practices Advisory Committee for the purpose of providing (i) standards recommendations to the Department of Education that shall be considered by the Board of Education during the 2021-2022 review of the history and social science Standards of Learning and (ii) recommendations on meaningful professional development with school personnel related to culturally relevant and inclusive education practices. The bill requires the Committee to report its recommendations to the Board of Education, the Governor, and the Chairs of the House Committee on Education and the Senate Committee on Education and Health no later than July 1, 2021. This bill incorporates HB 483 and HB 1110.

Department of Education; Holocaust and GenocideEducation Advisory Committee; report. Requires the Departmentof Education to establish and appoint such members as it deems appropriateto a Holocaust and Genocide Education Advisory Committee for thepurpose of (i) assessing the current state of instructional requirements,curricula, standards, and teacher training relating to the Holocaustand other historical genocides and reporting its findings, includingany recommendations for changes to such instructional requirements, curricula, standards, and teacher training, to the Board of Education,the Governor, and the Chairmen of the House Committee on Educationand the Senate Committee on Education and Health no later than July1, 2021; and (ii) guiding the Department of Education in developinga robust model curriculum and teacher training module for providingage-appropriate instruction on the Holocaust and other historicalgenocides as a method of providing anti-bias education for publicschool students in the Commonwealth that include case studies and instructional lessons on (a) the historical underpinnings of theHolocaust and other genocides in the context of how lower levelsof hate, ridicule, and dehumanization led to larger acts of violenceand state-sponsored discrimination and violence; (b) the impact ofand the tools for responding to different forms of racism, bigotry,and discrimination; and (c) slavery and other forms of historicaldehumanizing injustice.

Bill Sponsors (6)

Mark D. Sickles

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 43
Primary

Ibraheem S. Samirah

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 86
Cosponsor

Betsy B. Carr

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 69
Cosponsor

Kelly K. Convirs-Fowler

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 21
Cosponsor

Mark L. Keam

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 35
Cosponsor

Mark H. Levine

  • Democratic
  • lower
  • 45
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Mar 31, 2020

Office of the Governor

Approved by Governor-Chapter 572 (effective 7/1/20)

Mar 12, 2020

Office of the Governor

Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020

House

Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020

Mar 06, 2020

House

Enrolled

Senate

Signed by President

House

Signed by Speaker

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB916ER)

Mar 03, 2020

House

Senate amendment agreed to by House (76-Y 21-N)

House

VOTE: Adoption (76-Y 21-N)

House

Placed on Calendar

Mar 02, 2020

Senate

Committee amendment agreed to

Senate

Passed Senate with amendment (25-Y 13-N 1-A)

Senate

Engrossed by Senate as amended

Senate

Reading of amendment waived

Senate

Read third time

Feb 28, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)

Feb 27, 2020

Senate

Reported from Education and Health with amendment (12-Y 3-N)

Feb 10, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed

Senate

Referred to Committee on Education and Health

Feb 07, 2020

House

VOTE: Passage (79-Y 19-N 1-A)

House

Read third time and passed House (79-Y 19-N 1-A)

Feb 06, 2020

House

Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB916H1

House

Committee substitute agreed to 20106657D-H1

House

Read second time

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB916H1)

Feb 05, 2020

House

Passed by for the day

Feb 04, 2020

House

Read first time

Jan 31, 2020

House

Reported from Appropriations (17-Y 4-N)

Jan 30, 2020

House

Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education

Jan 29, 2020

House

Incorporates HB1110 (Hudson)

House

Referred to Committee on Appropriations

House

Reported from Education with substitute (18-Y 4-N)

House

Incorporates HB483 (Kory)

House

Committee substitute printed 20106657D-H1

Jan 27, 2020

House

Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 3-N)

House

House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered

Jan 22, 2020

House

Impact statement from DPB (HB916)

Jan 13, 2020

House

Assigned Education sub: SOL and SOQ

Jan 07, 2020

House

Referred to Committee on Education

House

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103908D

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Impact statement from DPB (HB916) HTML
Impact statement from DPB (HB916H1) HTML
Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB916ER) HTML
Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0572) HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Amendment: HB916ASE HTML
Amendment: HB916AS HTML

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