Dependent Children of University and College Faculty Tuition Grant Program; created. (SB126)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Partial tuition waiver; children of university and college faculty. Establishes the Dependent Children of University and College Faculty Reduced Tuition Program, to provide 50% tuition waivers for the children of current full-time faculty members who have been employed full-time by any one or more public Virginia colleges or universities for an aggregate period of at least seven years. The tuition waivers shall be used for undergraduate education at any public institution of higher education in Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/03/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084026228
01/03/2008Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2008Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/23/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB126)
01/24/2008Reported from Education and Health (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2008Rereferred to Finance
01/30/2008Committee substitute printed 082923212-S1
01/30/2008Reported from Finance with substitute (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2008Read second time
02/01/2008Reading of substitute waived
02/01/2008Committee substitute agreed to 082923212-S1
02/01/2008Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB126S1
02/04/2008Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2008Communicated to House
02/12/2008Placed on Calendar
02/12/2008Read first time
02/12/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB126S1)
02/19/2008Assigned App. sub: Higher Education (Morgan)
03/03/2008Left in Appropriations