Higher educational institutions; fixed four-year tuition rate. (SB503)

Introduced By

Sen. Glen Sturtevant (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public institutions of higher education; fixed four-year tuition rate. Requires the board of visitors of four-year public institutions of higher education to annually establish, for each of the following four years, an in-state tuition rate class cap that identifies the annual amount at which the cost of in-state tuition will not exceed. The bill prohibits the cost of in-state tuition from exceeding the class rate cap for an in-state student in the relevant class. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100938D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB503)
01/21/2016Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/28/2016Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)