Southern Virginia Higher Education Center; exempt from requirements of Personnel Act. (HB641)

Introduced By

Del. Clarke Hogan (R-South Boston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Southern Virginia Higher Education Center. Authorizes the Executive Director of the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center to employ staff and faculty to effectuate the mission and duties of the Center. With the Boards approval, the Executive Director must set the salary and compensation of such staff. This bill also exempts the Center, together with the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center and The New College Institute, from the provisions and requirements of the Virginia Personnel Act ( 2.2-2900 et seq.). Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084196536
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2008Assigned GL sub: Professional/Occupational/Adminstrative Process
01/17/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB641)
02/08/2008Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2008Committee substitute printed 081868536-H1
02/09/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Read second time
02/11/2008Committee substitute agreed to 081868536-H1
02/11/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB641H1
02/12/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/12/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Communicated to Senate
02/13/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2008Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/15/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB641H1)
02/19/2008Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/26/2008Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/26/2008Rereferred to Finance
02/27/2008Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/29/2008Passed by for the day
03/03/2008Read third time
03/03/2008Passed by for the day
03/04/2008Read third time
03/04/2008Passed by temporarily
03/04/2008Motion to recommit to committee agreed to
03/04/2008Recommitted to Finance
03/04/2008Pursuant to Senate Rule 20 (f)
03/04/2008Continued to 2009 in Finance


This bill mentions Danville Community College, Danville, Yorktown, Longwood University, Farmville, Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, University of Virginia, Charlottesville.