Online Va. Network Authority; adds Chancellor of Va. Community College System to board of trustees. (HB1181)

Introduced By

Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights), and Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Online Virginia Network Authority. Adds the Chancellor of the Virginia Community College System or his designee and one nonlegislative citizen member appointed by the State Board for Community Colleges to the members of the board of trustees of the Online Virginia Network Authority (Authority). The bill also provides that the Online Virginia Network, established by the Authority, will facilitate the completion of degrees at comprehensive community colleges as well as at George Mason University and Old Dominion University. This bill is identical to SB 760. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101887D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Education
01/22/2018Reported from Education with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2018Read first time
01/25/2018Read second time
01/25/2018Committee amendment agreed to
01/25/2018Engrossed by House as amended HB1181E
01/25/2018Printed as engrossed 18101887D-E
01/26/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/26/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1181E)
02/15/2018Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Read third time
02/19/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1181ER)
02/21/2018Signed by Speaker
02/23/2018Signed by President
02/26/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 26, 2018
02/26/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 5, 2018
02/26/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1181ER)
03/05/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 199 (effective 7/1/18)
03/05/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0199)