Higher educational institutions; sexual misconduct policies. (SB1379)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public institutions of higher education; sexual misconduct policies. Requires the governing board of each public institution of higher education shall certify to the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia that it has reviewed its sexual misconduct policy and updated it as appropriate. The bill requires the State Council and the Department of Criminal Justice Services to establish criteria for the certification process and to report to the Secretary of Education and the Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security on the certification status of institutions. Read the Bill »


01/26/2015: Merged into SB1329


01/20/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103740D
01/20/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/23/2015Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/26/2015Incorporated by Education and Health (SB1329-Garrett) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1379)