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)

Progress

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

Description

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. This bill is identical to HB 2173. Read the Bill »

Status

02/05/2019: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
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
01/24/2019Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Incorporates SB1204 (Stuart)
01/24/2019Incorporates SB1239 (DeSteph)
01/24/2019Incorporates SB1261 (Sturtevant)
01/24/2019Incorporates SB1546 (Sturtevant)
01/24/2019Incorporates SB1616 (Wagner)
01/24/2019Committee substitute printed 19105855D-S1
01/24/2019Rereferred to Finance
01/31/2019Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Read second time
02/05/2019Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19105855D-S1
02/05/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1118S1
02/05/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Placed on Calendar
02/08/2019Read first time
02/08/2019Referred to Committee on Education
02/11/2019Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Committee substitute printed 19106644D-H1
02/12/2019Read second time
02/13/2019Read third time
02/13/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106644D-H1
02/13/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1118H1
02/13/2019Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/13/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 39-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2019House insisted on substitute
02/18/2019House requested conference committee
02/19/2019Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Conferees appointed by Senate
02/19/2019Senators: Petersen, Norment, Newman
02/20/2019Conferees appointed by House
02/20/2019Delegates: Miyares, Landes, Bulova
02/22/2019C Amended by conference committee
02/22/2019Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2019Conference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/22/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2019Enrolled
03/07/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1118ER)
03/07/2019Signed by Speaker
03/09/2019Signed by President
03/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1118ER)
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 584 (effective 7/1/19)
03/18/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0584)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1261.

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