College and Career Ready Virginia Program and Fund; established and created. (HB1087)

Introduced By

Del. Carrie Coyner (R-Chesterfield) with support from co-patron Del. Jackie Glass (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Education and Virginia Community College System; College and Career Ready Virginia Program and Fund established. Establishes the College and Career Ready Virginia Fund and requires the Department of Education and the Virginia Community College System to establish the College and Career Ready Virginia Program whereby each school board is required to offer each qualified high school student in the local school division access at the high school to the dual enrollment courses that are sufficient to complete the Passport Program and the Uniform Certificate of General Studies Program at a public institution of higher education at no cost to such students. The bill establishes several enumerated duties for the Department and the System in the administration of the College and Career Ready Virginia Program, including the establishment of a work group to make recommendations no later than November 1, 2024, on the incorporation of a career and technical education program of coursework into the College and Career Ready Virginia Program. This bill is identical to SB 627. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24104243D
01/10/2024Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/21/2024Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
01/24/2024Assigned App. sub: Higher Education
01/29/2024Referred from Appropriations
01/29/2024Referred to Committee on Education
02/01/2024Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/04/2024House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/05/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (9-Y 0-N)
02/07/2024Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2024Committee substitute printed 24106872D-H1
02/09/2024Read first time
02/12/2024Read second time
02/12/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24106872D-H1
02/12/2024Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1087H1
02/13/2024Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/13/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/2024Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
02/26/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1087H1)
02/27/2024Senate subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/27/2024Committee substitute printed 24108314D-S1
02/27/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2024Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Read third time
02/28/2024Reading of substitute waived
02/28/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24108314D-S1
02/28/2024Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1087S1
02/28/2024Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2024Senate substitute rejected by House 24108314D-S1 (0-Y 97-N)
03/01/2024VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 97-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2024Passed by for the day
03/05/2024Senate insisted on substitute (40-Y 0-N)
03/05/2024Senate requested conference committee
03/06/2024House acceded to request
03/06/2024Conferees appointed by House
03/06/2024Delegates: Sewell, LeVere Bolling, Coyner
03/07/2024Conferees appointed by Senate
03/07/2024Senators: Lucas, Locke, Hashmi
03/07/2024C Amended by conference committee
03/07/2024Conference substitute printed 24108994D-H2
03/07/2024Conference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
03/07/2024VOTE: Adoption (99-Y 0-N)
03/08/2024Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/25/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1087ER)
03/25/2024Signed by President
03/26/2024Signed by Speaker
03/27/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1087ER)
03/27/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 27, 2024
03/27/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/08/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 647 (effective 7/1/24)

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