Tuition, in-state; active duty member, etc. mobilized or on temporary active orders. (HB2027)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Dudenhefer (R-Stafford) with support from co-patrons Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), and Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


In-state tuition; active duty members. Allows any active duty member, activated guard or reservist member, or guard or reservist member mobilized or on temporary active orders for six months or more to pay no more than the in-state tuition rate to attend a public institution of higher education if he is stationed or assigned to work in Virginia or resides in Virginia. Currently, such an individual is required to be stationed or assigned to work in Virginia and reside in Virginia to receive the rate of no more than in-state tuition. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102277D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Education
01/15/2013Assigned Education sub: Higher Education and Arts
01/22/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2027)
01/28/2013Reported from Education with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/29/2013Assigned App. sub: Higher Education
02/01/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/01/2013Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2013Read first time
02/04/2013Read second time
02/04/2013Committee amendment agreed to
02/04/2013Engrossed by House as amended HB2027E
02/04/2013Printed as engrossed 13102277D-E
02/05/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/05/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/14/2013Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2027ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/22/2013Signed by President
02/28/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB2027ER)
03/13/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 302 (effective 7/1/13)
03/13/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0302)


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 40 seconds.