Higher education; increase of in-state tuition. (SB577)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Higher education; in-state tuition. Prohibits any percentage increase in in-state tuition or instructional fees for undergraduate students at Virginia's public institutions of higher education that exceeds the annual percentage increase, as determined by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, in the national average wage index as defined in § 209(k)(1) of the Social Security Act, 42 U.S.C. 409(k)(1), of the calendar year immediately preceding the affected year. Read the Bill »


01/25/2018: Incorporated into Another Bill


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102835D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2018Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/25/2018Incorporated by Education and Health (SB373-DeSteph) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)