Higher educational institutions; crisis and emergency management. (HB1238)

Introduced By

Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge) with support from 8 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Algie Howell (D-Norfolk), Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Jim LeMunyon (R-Oak Hill), Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond), Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria), Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


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Bill Has Passed


01/15/2010Presented and ordered printed
01/15/2010Presented and ordered printed 10103453D
01/15/2010Referred to Committee on Education
01/25/2010Assigned Education sub: #4 Higher Education and Arts
01/26/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1238)
02/02/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
02/08/2010Reported from Education with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Committee substitute printed 10104814D-H1
02/09/2010Read first time
02/10/2010Read second time
02/10/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104814D-H1
02/10/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1238H1
02/11/2010Read third time and passed House (94-Y 2-N)
02/11/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (94-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2010Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/17/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1238H1)
02/18/2010Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Read third time
02/22/2010Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1238ER)
02/24/2010Signed by Speaker
02/25/2010Signed by President
02/25/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB1238ER)
03/09/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 104 (effective 7/1/10)
03/09/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0104)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 55 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1237.