Higher educational institutions; sexual violence policies, immunity from disciplinary action. (HB913)

Introduced By

Del. Dan Helmer (D-Fairfax Station) with support from 16 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas), Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Wendy Gooditis (D-Clarke), Del. Nancy Guy (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Cliff Hayes (D-Chesapeake), Del. Clinton Jenkins (D-Suffolk), Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), Del. Martha Mugler (D-Hampton, Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park), Del. Ibraheem Samirah (D-Herndon), Del. Don Scott (D-Portsmouth), Del. Rodney Willett (D-Henrico)

Progress

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

Description

Institutions of higher education; sexual violence policies; immunity from disciplinary action; certain students who make reports. Requires the governing board of each public institution of higher education and each nonprofit private institution of higher education to include as part of its policy, code, rules, or set of standards governing sexual violence a provision for immunity from disciplinary action based on personal consumption of drugs or alcohol where such disclosure is made in conjunction with a good faith report of an act of sexual violence. Read the Bill »

Status

02/24/2020: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
01/07/2020Committee
01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103133D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2020Assigned Education sub: Post-Secondary and Higher Ed
01/22/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 2-N)
01/27/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/27/2020Committee substitute printed 20106598D-H1
01/27/2020Reported from Education with substitute (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB913H1)
01/29/2020Read first time
01/30/2020Read second time
01/30/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106598D-H1
01/30/2020Amendment by Delegate Helmer agreed to
01/30/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment HB913EH1
01/30/2020Printed as engrossed 20106598D-EH1
01/31/2020Read third time and passed House (92-Y 6-N)
01/31/2020VOTE: Passage (92-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB913EH1)
02/14/2020Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/20/2020Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020Committee substitute printed 20108768D-S1
02/21/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Read third time
02/24/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/24/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20108768D-S1
02/24/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB913S1
02/24/2020Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020VOTE: Adoption (0-Y 97-N)
02/26/2020Placed on Calendar
02/26/2020Senate substitute rejected by House 20108768D-S1 (0-Y 97-N)

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