Higher educational institutions; articulation agreements. (HB1107)

Introduced By

Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal) with support from 15 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester), Del. Melanie Rapp (R-Yorktown), Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton), Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester), Del. Rob Wittman (R-Montross), Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria), Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Higher education; articulation agreements. Requires that articulation agreements between public four-year institutions of higher education and institutions within the Virginia Community College System include minimum numbers of associate degree graduates the institution of higher education will admit and enroll annually as transfer students from Virginia's community colleges. The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, the Virginia Community College System, and each institution of higher education must agree on the minimum number of associate degree graduates each institution of higher education will annually admit and enroll as transfer students from community colleges. The State Council of Higher Education must submit an annual report to the Senate Committee on Education and Health and the House Committee on Education specifying the total number of transfer students each institution of higher education accepted from community colleges and whether such numbers meet the minimum number of such transfer students each institution agreed to accept. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 066652220
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Education
01/30/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1107)
02/06/2006Continued to 2007 in Education
12/08/2006Left in Education