|IA||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Entrepreneurial E ducation|
Defines "Entrepreneurial activities" as starting, maintaining, or expanding a business venture, including a seasonal business venture, or re...
|MT||Adopted 04/2013||P-12||Financial Literacy|
Urges the state board to require successful completion of a financial literacy course prior to high school graduation.
|ND||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Elementary Student Entrepreneurship Program|
Modifies the North Dakota elementary student entrepreneurship program. Law requires the state board to adopt policies to create a program of...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Financial and Economic Literacy Education|
Directs the state board to establish a task force to study and make recommendations on improving financial and economic literacy education i...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Eliminating State Mandates on Local and Regional Government Entities Relating to Education|
H.B. 1295/S.B. 679
Eliminates several statewide mandates on local and regional government entities relating to education and land use. The bill does the follow...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Financial Literacy Test-Out Option|
H.B. 156 - Financial Literacy Test-Out Option
Directs the state board to develop a test-out option from the general financial literacy component of the grades 9-12 curriculum [students m...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12|
|Instruction in Financial Literacy and Paying for College|
Requires that the Texas essential knowledge and skills related to personal financial literacy include instruction in methods of paying for c...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||Postsec.||Financial Literacy Training at Postsecondary Institutions|
Requires general academic teaching institutions to offer personal financial literacy training. Directs the higher education coordinating boa...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Personal Financial Literacy|
Requires a personal financial literacy component to be included in mathematics instruction in grades K-8 (previously personal financial lite...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Promotes Financial Literacy of High School Students|
Requires the Commissioner of Education to develop a program of technical assistance that promotes the importance of financial literacy and e...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Financial Literacy|
Requires that state board of education mandate revisions to financial literacy education, including as component on certain achievement test...
|WA||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Membership and Work of the Financial Education Public-Private Partnership|
Establishes term limits for membership on the financial education public-private partnership. Encourages school districts to adopt the jumps...
|PA||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 11/2010||P-12||Economic Education and Personal Finance Literacy Programs|
H.B. 101 - Section 1551
Requires the state department of education to establish and maintain a clearinghouse of information on ecnomic education and personal financ...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2010||P-12||Consumer Education Proficiency Test|
Repeals policies relating to the Annual Consumer Education Proficiency Test, for students in grades 9-12 who elected to take the test. Stude...
|TN||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12|
|Financial Literacy for Tennessee Citizens|
Requires the department of the treasury to develop by rule a financial literacy program for the purpose of improving the financial literacy ...
|AL||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Personal Finance Course for High School Students|
Urges the state department of education and the state board of education to require local school districts to incorporate a money management...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||Postsec.||Credit Card Marketing Act of 2009|
Creates the Credit Card Marketing Act of 2009. Requires institutions of higher education that enter into an agreement to market credit cards...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Business Education, Financial Literacy, and College and Career Readiness|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.0719
Defines "business education" for purposes of this section as including accounting, career development, economics and personal finance, entr...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||College and Career Readiness, Financial Literacy|
H.B. 1 - Section 3301.0721, 3301.079(A)(2) and 3313.601, 3313.603
Section 3301.079(A)(2). Requires the state board to adopt K-12 standards for instruction in financial literacy and entrepreneurship, which m...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Personal Financial Literacy|
H.B. 3646 - Section 3
Provides that one of the services districts and campuses may purchase from regional education service centers is training and assistance in ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Financial Literacy Pilot Program|
H.B. 3646 - Section 23
Increases number of districts eligible to participate in the financial literacy pilot program from 25 to 100. Directs the state education ag...
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Financial Literary Pilot|
Establishes pilot program in Department of Education to provide instruction in personal finance to high school seniors.
|UT||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12|
|Personal Finance Information and Utah Educational Savings Plan|
Requires a public school to provide to the parents of a kindergarten student a financial and economic literacy passport (personal financial ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12|
|State Council on Financial Literacy|
Expresses support for the work of the state council on financial education. Encourages participation on the council by the state office of e...
|MI||Signed into law 12/2008||P-12||Financial Literacy as Math Course|
Provides that a financial literacy course is a permissible mathematics course under the state merit standard for high school graduation.
|UT||Adopted 12/2008||P-12||Financial and Economic Literacy|
Defines "financial and economic literacy student passport" as a collection of approved activities, assessments or achievements completed dur...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12|
|State Treasurer Financial Education and Savings Not-For-Profit Corporation|
Authorizes the state treasurer to create the State Treasurer Financial Education and Savings Not-For-Profit Corporation to promote financial...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Homeownership Education|
Adds homeownership, including the basic process of obtaining a mortgage and the concepts of fixed and adjustable rate mortgages, subprime lo...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12|
|Financial Literacy and Education Commission|
Creates and provides for the Financial Literacy and Education Commission; provides for membership, powers and duties; relates to education o...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Financial Literacy Standards|
Directs the State Standards and Assessments Development and Implementation Council, the State Board of Education, and school districts to ad...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Financial Literacy|
S.F. 2216 - Financial Literacy Segment
Part of this bill makes financial literacy part of the core curriculum and defines it as: Not limited to financial responsibility and planni...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||Student Readiness for College or Work|
S.F. 2216 - Generally
Concerns state and local measures for preparing a student for a career or for postsecondary education, including a mandated statewide core c...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||Financial Literacy|
H.B. 1242; S.B. 533
Creates a Task Force to Study How to Improve Financial Literacy in the State; requires the task force to study the current ability of high s...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2008||P-12||Financial Literacy|
S.B. 2 - Section 10
Defines "financial and economic literacy passport" as a document that tracks mastery of financial and economic literacy concepts and complet...
|NM||Signed into law 02/2008||P-12|
|College and Workplace Readiness Assessment|
Relates to public schools; changes the statewide college and workplace readiness assessments; allows the eleventh grade standards-based asse...
|OK||Adopted 10/2007||P-12||Personal Financial Literacy Education|
Amends rules to require public schools to provide personal financial literacy education in grades 7-12. Outlines 14 areas of instruction tha...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Task Force on Civics and Financial Education|
Creates a Task Force on Civics and Financial Education to study and make recommendations about how to increase and improve civics and financ...
|RI||Passed 07/2007||P-12||Personal Financial Education Pilot|
Creates a special legislative commission whose purpose it would be to study the status and future of youth personal financial education in t...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Passport to Financial Literacy Act|
Requires personal financial literacy education to be taught in public schools in the state; lists areas of instruction; directs school distr...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12|
Removes the provision in the junior and senior high school curriculum that permits a course on personal finance to satisfy the instruction r...
|ND||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Career and Technical Education, Enrepreneurship Education|
Increases funding for for the Department of Career & Technical Education by $4.9 million, 29 percent over from the previous biennium. The $4...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Financial Literacy Skills and Knowledge|
Provides that, to the extent funds are appropriated or are available for this purpose, the superintendent of public instruction and other me...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Financial Literacy as an Elective|
Requires that financial literacy be offered as a high school elective.
|ID||Adopted 03/2007||P-12||Financial Education|
Recognizes the importance of basic financial education and business-oriented educational programs for all citizens. Urges the state board of...
|VA||Signed into law 02/2007||Postsec.||Economic Education & Financial Literacy Programs|
Expands economic education and financial literacy programs at public institutions of higher education to include subjects in savings and inv...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Ohio Core Graduation Requirements|
S.B. 311-- Sec. 3313.603(A), (B), (C) Part 1, (K) adn (L)
Increases high school graduation requirements for students entering grade 9 during the 2010-2011 school year (Class of 2014). Increases math...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2006||P-12||Economics Educ. and Financial Literacy|
Authorizes a school district, in providing instruction in economics, to include instruction related to the understanding of personal finance...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Financial Literacy|
Requires the state board to develop curricula, materials, and guidelines for school boards to use in implementing a program of instruction o...
|SC||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 06/2006||P-12||Financial Literacy Grants|
Provides grants to school districts to provide financial literacy instruction for students; establishes goals and establishes the Financial ...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Financial Literacy Curriculum|
S.B. 3741; H.B. 3753
Concerns education and curriculum; requires department of education to create a state board to approve a high school financial literacy curr...
|GA||Adopted 04/2006||P-12||Teacher Preparation Programs|
GAC 505-3-.40 thru .43
Establishes rules regarding educator preparation programs for grades 6-12 geography, history, economics, and political science to replace ex...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Adoption Awareness|
Requires the inclusion of the topic of adoption awareness in middle or high school courses that include material related to family life, inc...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2005||P-12||Financial Literacy Pilot Program|
Contingent on funding, requires state board to establish and implement a financial literacy pilot program to provide students in participati...
|TX||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Personal Financial Literacy|
Amends Sec. 28.0021. Requires instruction in personal financial literacy in one or more courses required for high school graduation. Requir...
|WV||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Prescribing Personal Finance Instruction In Second|
Adds new section: §18-2-7c, to read as follows:(a) The Legislature finds and declares that persons with an understanding of personal finance...
|SC||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Financial Literacy Instruction Act|
Enacts the Financial Literacy Instruction Act; provides a curriculum for local school boards to teach financial literacy; provides for a fun...
|Creation of the Governor's Council on Financial Literacy|
Executive Order # 92
Creates the governor's council on financial literacy. The council's mission is to measurably improve the financial literacy of Wisconsin ci...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Entrepreneurship Education Program|
Creates the Entrepreneurship Education Program, consisting of grants administered by the state board to public secondary schools to support ...
|OK||Emergency Rule Adoption 02/2005||Postsec.||Financial Aid for Financial Literacy|
OAC 610:25-35-1 thru -7
Establishes emergency rules to address the state's deficit in financial instruction and to combat the considerable cost of fiscal illiteracy...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2004||P-12||Courses of Study: Financial Planning|
Permits a school district to include instruction on personal finance, including budgeting, savings and credit, in social sciences courses fo...
|DE||Rule Adoption 09/2004||P-12||Certification of Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher|
14 DAC, 331, 1566, 1.0 - 3.3.12
Amends regulations relating to the requirements for a standard certificate for educational personnel. Changes are made to conform to changes...
|CO||Signed by Governor 06/2004||P-12||Financial Education Curriculum|
Encourages each school district and charter school to adopt a financial literacy curriculum and to make successful completion of the program...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Financial Literacy for Youth Month|
Designated April as "Financial Literacy for Youth" month. http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/sessioncurrent/bills/hb1898_hd1_.htm...
|2004-7 Financial Education and Literacy|
Creates the office of financial education, responsible for: (1) Coordinating financial education programs across agencies; (2) Developing an...
|MS||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Educational Service Agencies|
Authorizes 12 or more school districts to enter into an agreement to establish an Educational Service Agency (ESA). The ESA would be managed...
|WA||Vetoed 03/2004||P-12||Financial Literacy|
Provides for financial literacy; provides for the creation of a set of financial literacy learning guidelines, providing information on inst...
|AR||Signed into law 01/2004||P-12||Personal Finance Education|
Requires public school districts to offer a personal finance course to students in grades nine through twelve. http://www.arkleg.state.ar.us...
|NY||Signed into law 10/2003||P-12||Student Financial Education Act|
Enacts the "student financial education act" to create within children the skills, knowledge and experience necessary to manage personal fin...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Free Enterprise Curriculum to Include Personal Finance|
Requires the free enterprise curriculum to include instruction in personal finance beginning with the 2004-2005 school year. States that per...
|SC||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||High School Students Personal Finance|
Requires high school students to receive instruction in the area of personal finance....
|TX||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Public School Curriculum|
Directs the state board to implement the inclusion of elements relating to personal finance among the essential knowledge and skills in the ...
|MT||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Student Banks in High Schools|
Authorizes formation of student banks, called "student financial institutions" in a high school as an education program to serve only those ...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Personal Finance Literacy Program|
Requires the state board to assist in the implementation of personal financial literacy instructional programs, to include consumer financia...
|MO||Signed into law 07/2002||P-12||Study of Economics and Personal Finance Education in State|
Requires the department to conduct a study of economics and personal finance education, to be submitted to the general assembly by January 1...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Economic Education|
Directs the Department of Education to implement the recommendations of the Interim Joint Committee on Education related to economic educati...
|MI||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Model Financial Literacy Program|
Requires Department of Education to develop and make available to schools a model financial literacy program; provides, that to the extent f...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Banking-at-School Demonstration Program|
Authorizes local school boards to establish a Banking-at-School Partnership Program, consisting of school banks or school credit unions on t...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Personal Finance Curriculum|
Requires public schools to include in the course of instruction a component on personal finance education to help students develop an unders...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Economics Education|
Directs the Interim Joint Committee on Education to study the issue of the instruction of the principles of economics and the need for promo...