Higher educational institutions, public; resident assistants training in mental health. (HB1911)

Introduced By

Del. Joseph Yost (R-Blacksburg) with support from co-patron Del. David Yancey (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public institutions of higher education; resident assistants; mental health first aid training. Each resident assistant in a student housing facility at a public institution of higher education shall participate in mental health first aid training prior to the commencement of his duties. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101481D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1911)
01/20/2017Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/24/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 0-N)
01/25/2017Reported from Education with amendment (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2017Read first time
01/27/2017Read second time
01/27/2017Committee amendment agreed to
01/27/2017Engrossed by House as amended HB1911E
01/27/2017Printed as engrossed 17101481D-E
01/30/2017Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
01/30/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2017Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/01/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1911E)
02/09/2017Reported from Education and Health with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2017Read third time
02/13/2017Reading of amendment waived
02/13/2017Committee amendment agreed to
02/13/2017Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/13/2017Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2017Placed on Calendar
02/15/2017Senate amendment agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/15/2017VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1911ER)
02/17/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1911ER)
02/17/2017Signed by Speaker
02/20/2017Signed by President
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/03/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 296 (effective 7/1/17)
03/03/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0296)