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Virginia College Savings Plan; clarifies roles of two advisory committees to Board, annual report. (HB1619)

Introduced By

Del. Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia College Savings Plan.  Clarifies the roles of the two advisory committees to the Board of the Virginia College Savings Plan and requires the Board to post the annual report on its website. Amends § 23-38.79:1, § 23-38.84, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

  • 01/07/2011 Committee
  • 01/07/2011 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103467D
  • 01/07/2011 Referred to Committee on Education
  • 01/17/2011 Reported from Education (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/18/2011 Read first time
  • 01/19/2011 Impact statement from DPB (HB1619)
  • 01/19/2011 Read second time and engrossed
  • 01/20/2011 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 01/20/2011 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/21/2011 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 01/21/2011 Referred to Committee on Education and Health
  • 02/10/2011 Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/11/2011 Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/14/2011 Read third time
  • 02/14/2011 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/17/2011 Enrolled
  • 02/17/2011 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1619ER)
  • 02/17/2011 Impact statement from DPB (HB1619ER)
  • 02/17/2011 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/20/2011 Signed by President
  • 03/09/2011 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 26 (effective 7/1/11)
  • 03/09/2011 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0026)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical duplicates of this one: SB1362.

Comments

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