Comprehensive community colleges; dual enrollment of students into Career Pathways program. (SB245)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)

Progress

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

Description

Comprehensive community colleges; dual enrollment agreements. Requires each comprehensive community college to enter into agreements with the local school divisions it serves to facilitate dual enrollment of students into a program preparing students to pass a high school equivalency examination offered by the local school division and a postsecondary credential, certification, or license attainment program offered by the comprehensive community college. Read the Bill »

Status

03/06/2016: Passed the General Assembly

History

DateAction
01/06/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100391D
01/06/2016Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2016Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/28/2016Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB245)
01/29/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2016Read second time
02/01/2016Reading of amendments waived
02/01/2016Committee amendments agreed to
02/01/2016Engrossed by Senate as amended SB245E
02/01/2016Printed as engrossed 16100391D-E
02/02/2016Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2016Placed on Calendar
02/05/2016Read first time
02/05/2016Referred to Committee on Education
02/08/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB245E)
02/15/2016Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/23/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/29/2016Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Read second time
03/02/2016Read third time
03/02/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
03/02/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2016Enrolled
03/03/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB245ER)
03/03/2016Signed by Speaker
03/06/2016Signed by President
03/07/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB245ER)
03/07/2016Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/7/2016
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 55 seconds.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER, IT REQUIRES EACH COMMUNITY COLLEGE TO ENTER INTO AGREEMENT WAS LOCAL SCHOOL DIVISIONS THEY SERVE TO FACILITATE DUAL ENROLLMENT INTO A CAREER PATHWAYS PROGRAM, PREPARING FOR STUDENTS TO PASS HIGH SCHOOL EXAMINATIONS AND A CERTIFICATION OR LICENSE ATTAINMENT PROGRAM. I ASK THAT, I MOVE THE HOUSE PASS THE BILL. SENATE BILL 313 A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT SECTION OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATING TO THE VIRGINIA COLLEGE BUILDING AUTHORITY PROJECTS, PARTICIPATING INSTITUTIONS.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): GENTLEMAN FROM AUGUSTA, MR. LANDES.