Senior citizens' higher education; income limit. (HB2068)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Senior citizens higher education; income limit. Increases from $15,000 to $23,850 the maximum taxable individual income for senior citizens who wish to register for and enroll in courses as a full-time or part-time student for academic credit, tuition free, at a public institution of higher education. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101309D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/20/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2068)
01/23/2015Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/27/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/02/2015Reported from Education (18-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2015Read first time
02/04/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2015Read third time and passed House (83-Y 15-N)
02/05/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (83-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/12/2015Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Read third time
02/16/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2068ER)
02/19/2015Signed by Speaker
02/20/2015Signed by President
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/23/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/23/15
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
02/24/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2068ER)
03/16/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 146 (effective 7/1/15)
03/16/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0146)