Higher educational institutions, public; certain students, eligibility for in-state tuition. (HB2712)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Tran (D-Springfield)

Progress

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

Description

Public institutions of higher education; certain students; eligibility for in-state tuition. Declares eligible for in-state tuition, regardless of domicile, any non-Virginia student enrolled at a public institution of higher education who (i) pays for at least the equivalent of four semesters or two academic years at the institution with funds received pursuant to the federal Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014, and thereafter exhausts eligibility for benefits under such act or (ii) demonstrates a commitment to pay for at least the equivalent of four semesters or two academic years at the institution with funds received pursuant to such act through an affidavit, provided that (a) any such student maintains continuous enrollment in the same degree program at the same institution after he exhausts eligibility for such benefits and (b) no such student shall remain eligible for in-state tuition charges for more than three years after he exhausts eligibility for such benefits or upon degree completion, whichever occurs first, unless he establishes domicile in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/15/2019Committee
01/15/2019Presented and ordered printed 19103344D
01/15/2019Referred to Committee on Education
01/25/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3
01/28/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/28/2019Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2712)
01/30/2019Reported from Education (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/30/2019Assigned App. sub: Higher Education
02/01/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/01/2019Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019Left in Appropriations

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