Higher educational institutions, public; governing boards, educational programs. (HB1474)

Introduced By

Del. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Wendy Gooditis (D-Clarke), Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville), Del. David Reid (D-Loudoun), and Del. Kathy Tran (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Governing boards of public institutions of higher education; educational programs. Requires educational programs for the governing boards of public institutions of higher education to include presentations relating to (i) board members' primary duty to the citizens of the Commonwealth and (ii) student debt trends. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/17/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104173D
01/17/2018Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1474)
01/26/2018Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3
02/06/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/07/2018Reported from Education (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2018Read first time
02/12/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/13/2018Read third time and passed House (95-Y 5-N)
02/13/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/22/2018Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)