In-state tuition; eligibility, certain individuals who have applied for permanent residency. (HB1882)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna) with support from 7 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Jennifer Carroll Foy (D-Woodbridge), Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Elizabeth Guzman (D-Dale City), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park), Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Eligibility for in-state tuition; certain individuals who have applied for permanent residency. Declares eligible for in-state tuition any individual who (i) graduated from a public or private high school or program of home instruction in the Commonwealth or passed a high school equivalency examination approved by the Board of Education; (ii) registers as an entering student or is enrolled in a public institution of higher education; (iii) has submitted evidence that he or, in the case of a dependent student, at least one parent, guardian, or person standing in loco parentis has filed, unless exempted by state law, Virginia income tax returns for at least one year prior to the date of registration or enrollment; and (iv) provides an affidavit to the public institution of higher education in which he has registered as an entering student or is enrolled stating that he has filed an application to become a permanent resident of the United States and is actively pursuing such permanent residency or will do so as soon as he becomes eligible for such permanent residency. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/03/2019Committee
01/03/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101942D
01/03/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/11/2019Assigned App. sub: Higher Education
01/17/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1882)
01/25/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/25/2019Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 3-N)
02/05/2019Left in Appropriations

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