Tuition, in-state; veterans residing within State shall be eligible for in-state charges. (SB1242)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


 Eligibility for in-state tuition charges; military. Clarifies eligibility for in-state tuition of current and former military personnel and their dependents. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2013Presented and ordered printed
01/09/2013Presented and ordered printed 13101333D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/15/2013Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/16/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1242)
01/28/2013Reported from Education and Health with substitute (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Committee substitute printed 13104568D-S1
01/30/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Read second time
01/31/2013Reading of substitute waived
01/31/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104568D-S1
01/31/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1242S1
02/01/2013Bills placed in block (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2013Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2013Placed on Calendar
02/06/2013Read first time
02/06/2013Referred to Committee on Education
02/08/2013Assigned Education sub: Higher Education and Arts
02/12/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/18/2013Reported from Education with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Read second time
02/20/2013Read third time
02/20/2013Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2013Engrossed by House as amended SB1242
02/20/2013Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/20/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1242ER)
02/23/2013Signed by President
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
02/28/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB1242ER)
03/12/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 166 (effective 7/1/13)
03/12/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0166)


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.