Higher educational institutions; sexual violence prevention. (HB300)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News) with support from 8 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville), Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester), Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Higher education; sexual violence prevention. Provides that from such funds as may be appropriated for such purpose, the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) must establish a full-time equivalent position to promote sexual violence prevention at public institutions of higher education. In addition, SCHEV must assist in the development of statewide policies regarding sexual harassment, sexual violence, inappropriate sexual relations, and the requirement for sexual violence prevention programs that provide strategies beyond risk reduction. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/03/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080739668
01/03/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/15/2008Assigned App. sub: Higher Education (Morgan)
01/16/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB300)
02/12/2008Left in Appropriations