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June 15, 2006

House Bill 3187: An Act Creating South Carolina Virtual Schools

Authors:
Representatives Rice, Owens, Loftis, Vaughn, G.R. Smith, Hinson, Viers, and Clark

Summary:
This bill would have created the “South Carolina Virtual School Program,” whereby public, private, and home school students could earn credits online. Unlike public school students, private and home school students would not be awarded a high school diploma from the state after completing the online courses. This legislation should be monitored

Status:

1/11/2005 Introduced, first reading, and referred to Committee on Education and Public Works
5/10/2006 Committee Report: favorable with amendment
5/11/2006 House Amended and second reading
6/15/2006 Bill died when the Legislature adjourned.

HSLDA's Position:
HSLDA monitored this legislation.

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