2008 Regular Session


File Code: Primary and Secondary Education Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1271
Sponsored By:
Senators Klausmeier, Brochin, Colburn, Currie, Rosapepe, and Stone
State Board of Education - Development of Curriculum Content - Financial Literacy


Requiring the State Board of Education to develop curriculum content for a semester-long course in financial literacy; requiring the curriculum content to include instruction in choosing a career, earning an income, saving and investing money, credit, and budgeting; requiring each county board of education to implement the curriculum content in every high school in the county; requiring students to complete a course in financial literacy in order to graduate; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator James Brochin, District 42
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Board of
Local Government Mandates
Public Schools

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 7-205.2 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered