Higher educational institutions, certain baccalaureate public; on-campus student health centers. (HB1342)

Introduced By

Del. Irene Shin (D-Herndon) with support from 7 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Nadarius Clark (D-Portsmouth), Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville), Del. Tom Garrett (R-Louisa), Del. Jackie Glass (D-Norfolk), Del. Chris Obenshain (R-Blacksburg), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Russet Perry (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Baccalaureate public institutions of higher education; provision of physical evidence recovery kits. Requires each baccalaureate public institution of higher education to either (i) staff its on-campus student health center with at least one on-campus certified sexual assault forensic examiner for the purpose of administering a physical evidence recovery kit to any student who is in need of such a kit or (ii) enter into a memorandum of understanding with a local organization or entity that is capable of providing the services of a certified sexual assault forensic examiner for the purpose of administering a physical evidence recovery kit to any student who is in need of such a kit. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2024Presented and ordered printed 24104491D
01/12/2024Referred to Committee on Education
01/25/2024Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/05/2024House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/05/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (10-Y 0-N)
02/05/2024Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/06/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1342)
02/07/2024Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2024Committee substitute printed 24107028D-H1
02/09/2024Read first time
02/12/2024Read second time
02/12/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24107028D-H1
02/12/2024Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1342H1
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 Education and Health
02/16/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/2024Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/19/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1342H1)
02/23/2024Assigned Education and Health Sub: Higher Education
02/29/2024Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2024Read third time
03/04/2024Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/08/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1342ER)
03/08/2024Signed by Speaker
03/09/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1342ER)
03/09/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/05/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 554 (effective 7/1/24)

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