Virginia Institutions of Higher Education Substance Use Advisory Committee; established. (SB120)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcoholic beverage control; substance abuse prevention; Virginia Institutions of Higher Education Substance Use Advisory Committee established. Directs the Board of Directors of the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (Board) to establish and appoint members to the Virginia Institutions of Higher Education Substance Use Advisory Committee (Advisory Committee). The bill provides that the goal of the Advisory Committee shall be to develop and update a statewide strategic plan for substance use education, prevention, and intervention at Virginia's public and private institutions of higher education. The bill provides that the Advisory Committee shall consist of representatives from Virginia's public and private institutions of higher education, including students and directors of student health, and such other members as the Board may deem appropriate. This bill is identical to HB 852. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/15/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101325D
12/15/2017Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/12/2018Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/12/2018Rereferred to Finance
01/23/2018Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2018Committee substitute printed 18105753D-S1
01/24/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2018Read second time
01/25/2018Reading of substitute waived
01/25/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105753D-S1
01/25/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB120S1
01/26/2018Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Placed on Calendar
01/31/2018Read first time
01/31/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/15/2018Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Committee substitute printed 18107155D-H1
02/19/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB120H1)
02/19/2018Read second time
02/20/2018Read third time
02/20/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107155D-H1
02/20/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB120H1
02/20/2018Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/20/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Title replaced 18107155D-H1
02/26/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB120ER)
02/26/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB120ER)
02/26/2018Signed by Speaker
02/28/2018Signed by President
03/02/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 2, 2018
03/02/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 9, 2018
03/09/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 210 (effective 7/1/18)
03/09/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0210)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB852.