Higher educational institutions, public; primary duties of members of governing boards. (SB435)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Higher education; members of governing boards; duties. Provides that the primary duty of any member of a governing board of a public institution of higher education is to the Commonwealth. The bill requires that the educational programs for the governing boards of public institutions of higher education, developed by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, shall include presentations on such primary duty. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103118D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB435)
01/17/2018Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/25/2018Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)