Education, Department of; schools to partner with National Math and Science Initiative. (SB1746)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Education; National Math and Science Initiative. Directs the Department of Education to encourage school boards of school divisions that have a significant number of enrolled military-connected students to partner with the National Math and Science Initiative to provide such students with the tools and resources necessary to advance science, technology, engineering, and mathematics learning opportunities and career readiness. The bill requires the Department to provide technical assistance to any school board seeking to enter into such a partnership, upon request. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2019Presented and ordered printed 19104631D
01/17/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/23/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1746)
01/24/2019Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Placed on Calendar
02/04/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Referred to Committee on Education
02/08/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #2
02/13/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/13/2019Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Read second time
02/15/2019Read third time
02/15/2019Passed House BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
02/15/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/15/2019Passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/15/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE #2 (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1746ER)
02/20/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1746ER)
02/20/2019Signed by President
02/20/2019Signed by Speaker
02/27/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 27, 2019
02/27/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/21/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 772 (effective 7/1/19)
03/21/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0772)