State Board for Community Colleges; policy for the award of academic credit for military training. (HB2132)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg) with support from co-patron Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)

Progress

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

Description

State Board for Community Colleges; policy for the award of academic credit for military training. Requires the State Board for Community Colleges to adopt, no later than December 31, 2015, a policy for the award of academic credit to any student enrolled at a comprehensive community college who has successfully completed a military training course or program as part of his military service that is applicable to the student's certificate of degree requirements and is recommended for academic credit by a national higher education association that provides academic credit recommendations for military training courses or programs, noted on the student's military transcript issued by any of the armed forces of the United States, or otherwise documented in writing by any of the armed forces of the United States. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/14/2015Committee
01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101297D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/15/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2132)
01/23/2015Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/27/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 1-N)
01/27/2015Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/02/2015Tabled in Education

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1322, SB1335, SB992 and HB2354.