College Savings Plan; provide for exclusion of certain financial record from Freedom of Information. (SB1251)

Introduced By

Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia College Savings Plan. Provides for: (i) the exclusion of certain financial records of the Virginia College Savings Plan from the Freedom of Information Act; (ii) the authorization for closed meetings of the Board of the Virginia College Savings Plan in certain circumstances; (iii) the expansion of the Virginia College Savings Plan Board from eight to 11 members; (iv) the creation of two advisory committees to the Board; and (v) the authority for the Virginia College Savings Plan Board to establish scholarships or matching grant programs for qualified students. The bill also renames the individual hired by the Virginia College Savings Plan Board to direct, manage, and administer the Plan as the "chief executive officer," rather than the current designation of "executive director." Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098602837
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/19/2009Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1251)
02/05/2009Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Education
02/17/2009Assigned Education sub: Higher Education and Arts
02/17/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/23/2009Reported from Education with amendments (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read second time
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/25/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/25/2009Passed House with amendments (100-Y 0-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009House amendments agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1251ER)
03/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1251ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/30/2009Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/07/2009Placed on Calendar
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 844 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
04/08/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/08/2009Reenrolled bill text (SB1251ER2)
04/08/2009Signed by President as reenrolled
04/08/2009Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/08/2009Enacted, Chapter 845 (effective 7/1/09)
04/08/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0845)
04/14/2009Reenrolled bill text (SB1251ER2)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2549.