Higher educational institutions, public; tuition and fees, foster care youth. (HB2350)

Introduced By

Del. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Public institutions of higher education; tuition and fees; foster care youth. Provides that any associate degree-granting public institution of higher education other than a comprehensive community college and each baccalaureate public institution of higher education may provide a grant for the payment of tuition and certain fees for any Virginia student who (i) (a) has received a high school diploma or has passed a high school equivalency examination approved by the Board of Education and was in foster care or in the custody of the Department of Social Services or is considered a special needs adoption at the time such diploma or certificate was awarded or (b) was in foster care when he turned 18 and subsequently received a high school diploma or passed a high school equivalency examination approved by the Board of Education and (ii) meets certain other criteria. Current law requires comprehensive community colleges to provide such grants for such students who are enrolled at comprehensive community colleges. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2019Committee
01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101393D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/14/2019Assigned App. sub: Higher Education
01/25/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/28/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2350)
01/30/2019Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/08/2019Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/14/2019Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Rereferred to Finance
02/18/2019Reported from Finance with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2019Read third time
02/20/2019Reading of amendments waived
02/20/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/20/2019Passed by for the day
02/21/2019Senate insisted on amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Read third time
02/21/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/2019Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Senate amendments rejected by House (2-Y 96-N)
02/21/2019VOTE: REJECTED (2-Y 96-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Senate insisted on amendments (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Senate requested conference committee
02/21/2019House acceded to request
02/21/2019Conferees appointed by House
02/21/2019Delegates: Miyares, Rush, Carr
02/21/2019Conferees appointed by Senate
02/21/2019Senators: Newman, Petersen, Norment
02/23/2019C Amended by conference committee
02/23/2019Conference substitute printed 19107727D-H1
02/23/2019Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2019Conference report agreed to by House (94-Y 0-N)
02/23/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2019Enrolled
03/07/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2350ER)
03/07/2019Signed by Speaker
03/09/2019Signed by President
03/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2350ER)
03/11/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2019
03/11/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/18/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 589 (effective 7/1/19)
03/18/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0589)