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State Requirements - Louisiana

2003 SB 38 / ACT 296

Authorization:
SB 38 / ACT 296 Summary: (SRS 03-1050 ORIGINAL) Requires the Free Enterprise curriculum to include instruction in personal finance beginning with the 2004-2005 school year and shall include instruction in personal finance; shall include but shall not be limited to: Income, Money Management, Spending and Credit, Savings and Investing.

Curriculum:
Louisiana provides Personal Finance education within the Free Enterprise course, (one semester or ½ unit of credit) as a prerequisite to graduation.

Status Description:
Personal Finance Education Provided within Free Enterprise Course Required for High School Graduation.

Resources:
  SB 038 / ACT 296
  Graduation Requirements
  Free Enterprise Curriculum
  Social Science Standard