Online Va. Network Authority; adds Chancellor of Va. Community College System to board of trustees. (SB760)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest) with support from co-patron Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico)


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 incorporates SB 724 is identical to HB 1181. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102408D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2018Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2018Committee substitute printed 18105494D-S1
01/18/2018Incorporates SB724 (Dunnavant)
01/19/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2018Read second time
01/22/2018Reading of substitute waived
01/22/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105494D-S1
01/22/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB760S1
01/23/2018Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Placed on Calendar
01/29/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Education
02/14/2018Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB760S1)
02/16/2018Read second time
02/19/2018Read third time
02/19/2018Passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/19/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB760ER)
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 (SB760ER)
03/05/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 200 (effective 7/1/18)
03/05/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0200)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB724.