Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program; eligibility. (SB303)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program; eligibility. Extends the benefits of the Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program to the spouse or child of a veteran with at least a 90 percent permanent, service-related disability. Under current law, the spouse or child would be eligible for benefits only if the veteran's disability was incurred during military operations against terrorism, on a peacekeeping mission, as a result of a terrorist act, or in any armed conflict. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14
01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101095D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/08/2014Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/16/2014Reported from Education and Health (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2014Rereferred to Finance
01/22/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB303)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB303)
01/28/2014Reported from Finance with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/30/2014Read second time
01/30/2014Reading of amendment waived
01/30/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB303E
01/30/2014Printed as engrossed 14101095D-E
01/31/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on Education
02/07/2014Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/11/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB303E)
02/25/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
03/04/2014Left in Education