Grant program; modifies eligibility for certain individuals at a two-year higher ed. institution. (HB1606)

Introduced By

Del. David Poisson (D-Sterling)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Grant program for certain foster care and special needs adoption students. Modifies the eligibility of the current program to allow a student enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours per semester at a two-year institution of higher education to receive a grant for tuition and fees and to ensure that a student who has a prior bachelor's degree is excluded from participation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


11/12/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093352688
11/12/2008Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1606)
01/20/2009Assigned Education sub: Higher Education and Arts
01/20/2009Subcommittee recommends incorporating into HB1599 by voice vote
01/26/2009Incorporated by Education (HB1599-Hamilton)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1599.


Nonprofit NoVA, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

Support. Identical to HB1599 by Del. Hamilton, Passed the House