Tuition, in-state; clarifies eligibility for dependents of certain military personnel. (HB1996)

Introduced By

Del. Terrie Suit (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


In-state tuition; dependents of certain military personnel. Clarifies the eligibility for in-state tuition for dependents of certain military personnel. Read the Bill »


03/08/2007: signed by governor


01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072342520
01/08/2007Referred to Committee on Education
01/15/2007Assigned Education sub: Higher Education (Rust)
01/23/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1996)
01/30/2007Read first time
01/31/2007Read second time
01/31/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/31/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB1996E
01/31/2007Printed as engrossed 072342520-E
02/01/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007Communicated to Senate
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2007Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1996ER)
02/15/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB1996ER)
02/15/2007Signed by Speaker
02/15/2007Signed by President
03/08/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 108 (effective 7/1/07)
03/13/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0108)


Melissa Smith writes:

I ask that this bill is supported. I am a daughter of a career navy man. Althought my high school years we in Virginia Beach, I do feel there is an eligibility that could be set, if the student graduated successfully from a Virginia Public School.