HB 44: Transition to Digital Learning in Schools

Summary: Transition funding from traditional textbooks to digital learning materials by 2017. Click here for official bill history, bill text, and vote records.

Status: Introduced in the House, heard in the House Committee on Education and Senate Committee on Education/Higher Education. Passed 3/11/2013. Signed by Gov. McCrory into law 3/15/2013.

WNC Legislators sponsoring the bill: 

  • Sponsors: Susan Fisher (HD114), Tim Moffitt (HD116), Chris Whitmire (HD113)

Voting for HB 44
Rep. Roger West (R)
Rep. Michelle Presnell (R)
Rep. Joe Sam Queen (D)
Rep. Chuck McGrady (R)
Rep. Tim Moffitt (R)
Rep. Nathan Ramsey (R)
Rep. Chris Whitmire (R)
Rep. Mike Hager (R)
Rep. Josh Dobson (R)
Rep. Jonathan Jordan (R)

Sen. Jim Davis (R)
Sen. Tom Apodaca (R)
Sen. Martin Nesbitt (D)
Sen. Ralph Hise (R)
Sen. Warren Daniel (R)
Sen. Dan Soucek (R)
Voting Against HB 44

Not Voting
Rep. Susan Fisher (D)- excused absence
Rep. Hugh Blackwell (R)