Higher educational institutions; letter certifying good standing of certain students. (HB926)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg)

Progress

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

Description

Institutions of higher education; letter certifying good standing of certain students. Requires institutions of higher education that include notations on the transcripts of students who have been suspended for, have been permanently dismissed for, or withdraw from the institution while under investigation for offenses involving sexual violence under the institution's code, rules, or set of standards governing student conduct to require the dean of students or similar such individual at any other institution of higher education within or outside the Commonwealth to submit to it a letter certifying the good standing of any student who seeks admission to the institution that requires the letter of certification and who, at the time such student withdraws from the other institution of higher education within or outside the Commonwealth, is determined to be in good standing according to the institution's code, rules, or set of standards governing such a determination and is not under investigation or subject to any pending institutional proceedings for a violation of the institution's code, rules, or set of standards governing student conduct. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16
01/12/2016Committee
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101126D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2016Assigned to sub: Higher Education
01/19/2016Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/21/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB926)
02/02/2016Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (3-Y 6-N)
02/16/2016Left in Education