Members of boards of visitors; employment waiting period. (SB1068)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg) with support from co-patron Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Members of boards of visitors; employment waiting period. Prohibits a baccalaureate public institution of higher education from employing an individual appointed by the Governor to the board of visitors of such institution within two years of the expiration of such member's term but exempts the employment of the institution president or superintendent from such prohibition. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/12/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100453D
12/12/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/24/2019Reported from Education and Health with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2019Read second time
01/28/2019Reading of amendments waived
01/28/2019Committee amendments agreed to
01/28/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1068E
01/28/2019Printed as engrossed 19100453D-E
01/29/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Placed on Calendar
02/04/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Referred to Committee on Education
02/08/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3
02/11/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/13/2019Reported from Education (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Read second time
02/15/2019Read third time
02/15/2019Passed House (90-Y 3-N)
02/15/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (90-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1068ER)
02/20/2019Signed by President
02/20/2019Signed by Speaker
02/21/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1068ER)
02/27/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 27, 2019
02/27/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/12/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 373 (effective 7/1/19)
03/12/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0373)