In-state tuition charges; eligibility of members of state-recognized Virginia tribes. (HB135)

Introduced By

Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Eligibility for in-state tuition charges; members of state-recognized Virginia tribes. Declares any student who is a member of a state-recognized Virginia tribe to be eligible for in-state tuition charges at public institutions of higher education. The bill provides that any such student granted in-state tuition shall be counted as an in-state student for the purpose of determining college admissions, enrollment, and tuition and fee revenue policies. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/18/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101005D
12/18/2015Referred to Committee on Education
01/15/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Higher Education
01/15/2016Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee Higher Education
01/15/2016Assigned Education sub:
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB135)
01/19/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/19/2016Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/27/2016Tabled in Education (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)