Tuition, in-state; waiver of one-year residency requirement for veterans. (SB824)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Eligibility for in-state tuition; waiver of one-year residency requirement.  Authorizes certain veterans who elect to establish Virginia as their permanent residence for domiciliary purposes to establish immediate residency in Virginia and become eligible for in-state tuition, rather than waiting the required one-year period. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101236D
01/06/2011Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/12/2011Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/20/2011Reported from Education and Health with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Committee substitute printed 11104438D-S1
01/20/2011Incorporates SB1289
01/20/2011Incorporates SB1391
01/21/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB824S1)
01/24/2011Read second time
01/24/2011Reading of substitute waived
01/24/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104438D-S1
01/24/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB824S1
01/25/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Education
02/09/2011Reported from Education (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2011Read second time
02/11/2011Read third time
02/11/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/11/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Enrolled
02/15/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB824ER)
02/15/2011Signed by Speaker
02/16/2011Signed by President
02/18/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB824ER)
03/10/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 44 (effective 7/1/11)
03/10/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0044)

Video

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 35 seconds.