Higher Education, Council of; eliminates requirement to develop strategic statewide plan. (HB1665)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State Council of Higher Education for Virginia; duties. Eliminates the requirement that the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia develop a strategic statewide plan to ensure an adequate supply of nurses. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/17/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093357816
12/17/2008Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2009Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1665)
01/20/2009Read first time
01/21/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/22/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2009Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1665ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1665ER)
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 56 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0056)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 50 seconds.