Virginia National Guard; education grants, effective clause. (SB1412)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg) with support from co-patron Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia National Guard; education grants. Increases from two to three the minimum number of years of remaining obligation that members of the Virginia National Guard are required to have to be eligible for the Virginia National Guard education grant. The bill provides that the grant may be used for vocational and nondegree credit courses and programs and that the cost of fees and textbooks will be included in the calculation of the amount of such grants. The provisions of the bill are contingent on funding in a general appropriation act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102222D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1412)
01/17/2019Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Rereferred to Finance
01/23/2019Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Read second time
01/25/2019Reading of amendment waived
01/25/2019Committee amendment agreed to
01/25/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1412E
01/25/2019Printed as engrossed 19102222D-E
01/28/2019Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1412E)
01/30/2019Placed on Calendar
01/30/2019Read first time
01/30/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2019Assigned App. sub: Higher Education
02/08/2019Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/14/2019Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 0-N)
02/19/2019Left in Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2455.