Higher educational institutions, public; tuition and fee increases, public comment. (SB1118)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax) with support from co-patron Sen. Amanda Chase (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public institutions of higher education; tuition and fee increases; public comment. Requires the governing board of each public institution of higher education, prior to a vote on an increase in undergraduate tuition or mandatory fees, to permit public comment on the proposed increase at a meeting of the governing board. The bill requires each such governing board to establish policies for such public comment, which may include reasonable time limitations. Read the Bill »


01/16/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee


12/26/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101648D
12/26/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2019Assigned Education sub: Higher Education

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The following bills are identical to this one: SB1261.

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