Higher Education for Virginia, State Council of; postsecondary education and employment data. (HB886)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patron Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding)

Progress

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

Description

State Council of Higher Education; postsecondary education and employment data. Requires the State Council of Higher Education to contract with private entities to create de-identified student records for the purpose of assessing (i) the performance of institutions and specific programs relative to the workforce needs of the Commonwealth, (ii) rates of enrollment in remedial coursework, (iii) individual student credit accumulation, (iv) rates of postsecondary degree completion, and (v) any other information that the Council determines is necessary to address adequate preparation for success in postsecondary education and alignment between secondary and postsecondary education. Current law allows the Council to contract with private entities to create de-identified student records for the purpose of assessing the performance of institutions and specific programs relative to workforce needs. The bill also requires (a) the Council to disseminate postsecondary education and employment data to each public secondary school and each institution of higher education in the Commonwealth and (b) each of these institutions to provide its students and their parents with the opportunity to view a copy of the education and employment data received from the Council. Amends § 22.1-253.13:1, § 23-9.2:3.04, § 23-9.6:1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2014Committee
01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100033D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Education
01/17/2014Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/21/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB886)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB886)
02/04/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
02/05/2014Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2014Committee substitute printed 14104433D-H1
02/06/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Read second time
02/07/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104433D-H1
02/07/2014Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB886H1
02/10/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/10/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2014Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB886H1)
02/18/2014Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/27/2014Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Read third time
03/03/2014Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2014Enrolled
03/06/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB886ER)
03/06/2014Signed by Speaker
03/07/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB886ER)
03/09/2014Signed by President
03/10/2014Signed by President
04/01/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 472 (effective 7/1/14)
04/01/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0472)

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 55 seconds.