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EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


A. L. Philpott Manufacturing Extension Partnership (VPMEP); Secretary of Commerce and Trade to study ways to strengthen affiliation and partnership with Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (Patron-Armstrong, HJR 763 (F))
Academic programs in critical shortage areas; Council of Higher Education to coordinate with public institutions discontinuance thereof. (Patron-Orrock, HJR 619 (F))
Articulation agreements; admission of community college students into four-year public institution of higher education. Amending  23-9.2:3, 23-9.6:1 and 23-9.14:2; adding  23-9.2:3.02. (Patron-Athey, HB 2337 (Chapter 818))
Assisted Living and Extended Care Facilities for Senior Residents, Estimated Incidence of Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus in; Report of Division of Neurological Surgery at MCV/VCU (HJR 37, 2002). (HD 45)
Brown v. Board of Education Scholarship Program and Fund; created, report. Amending  22.1-253.13:3; adding  23-9.8:1 and 30-231.1 through 30-231.10; repealing  23-38.53:21 through 23-38.53:24 and 30-226 through 30-231. (Patron-Melvin, HB 2588 (Chapter 834); Lambert, SB 1034 (Chapter 753))
Campus Safety, Study on; Report of State Crime Commission (HJR 122, 2004). (HD 42)
Career and Technical Education, Statewide Template for Articulation Agreement for; Report of Board Education, Board for Community Colleges, and Council of Higher Education (HJR 125, 2004). (HD 33)
Chartered Universities and Colleges Act of 2004; created. Amending  2.2-3101, 2.2-4343, 8.01-195.2, 13.1-543, 13.1-1102, 23-1.01, 23-1.1, 23-2, 23-2.1, 23-2.1:1, 23-3, 23-4.1, 23-4.2, 23-4.3, 23-4.4, 23-7.1:02, 23-7.4, 23-7.4:1, 23-7.4:2, 23-7.4:3, 23-7.5, 23-8.2:1, 23-9.1, 23-9.1:1, 23-9.2, 23-9.2:3, 23-9.2:3.1, 23-9.2:3.2, 23-9.2:3.3, 23-9.2:3.4, 23-9.2:4, 23-14, 23-30.23, 23-30.40, 23-38.10:2, 23-38.19:1, 23-38.19:3, 23-38.45, 23-38.53:1, 23-38.53:4, 23-38.53:11, 23-38.53:12, 23-38.55, 23-38.70, 23-38.72, 23-38.75, 23-232, 25.1-100 and 30-133; adding  23-9.3:01, 23-31.01, 23-38.88 through 23-38.126, 58.1-100.1, 58.1-2020.1 and 58.1-3000.1. (Patron-Norment, SB 638 (CD))
Chartered Universities and Colleges Act of 2004; created. Amending  2.2-3101, 2.2-4343, 8.01-195.2, 13.1-543, 13.1-1102, 23-1.01, 23-1.1, 23-2, 23-2.1, 23-2.1:1, 23-3, 23-4.1, 23-4.2, 23-4.3, 23-4.4, 23-7.1:02, 23-7.4, 23-7.4:1, 23-7.4:2, 23-7.4:3, 23-7.5, 23-8.2:1, 23-9.1, 23-9.1:1, 23-9.2, 23-9.2:3, 23-9.2:3.1 through 23-9.2:3.4, 23-9.2:4, 23-14, 23-30.23, 23-30.40, 23-38.10:2, 23-38.19:1, 23-38.19:3, 23-38.45, 23-38.53:1, 23-38.53:4, 23-38.53:11, 23-38.53:12, 23-38.55, 23-38.70, 23-38.72, 23-38.75, 23-232, 25.1-100 and 30-133; adding  23-9.3:01, 23-31.01, 23-38.88 through 23-38.126, 58.1-100.1, 58.1-2020.1 and 58.1-3000.1. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1359 (CD))
Children At Risk in Education Tuition Assistance Grant (CARETAG); created, tax credit for business entities who donate to education foundations. Adding  58.1-439.18 through 58.1-439.27. (Patron-Saxman, HB 1942 (F))
Christopher Reeve Stem Cell Research Fund; created. Adding 23-286.1 and 23-286.2. (Patron-Potts, SB 1194 (Chapter 696))
College applications; inquiries regarding certain citizenship status to satisfy only admission requirements. Adding 23-2.1:2. (Patron-Sickles, HB 2867 (F))
Common interest communities; Real Estate Board to review study performed by Old Dominion University Center for Real Estate and Economic Development. (Patron-Suit, HJR 686 (P))
Commonwealth Scholars Program; created. Adding  23-38.19:2.1 and 23-38.19:2.2. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2483 (F))
Community College Success Program; created. Adding  23-220.5. (Patron-Amundson, HB 2146 (F))
Community College System; joint subcommittee to study feasibility and appropriateness of granting certain colleges authority to confer four-year degrees. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HJR 816 (F))
Community Health Workers, Interim Report on Status, Impact, and Utilization of; Report of James Madison University (HJR 195, 2004). (HD 8)
Constitutional amendment; provides tuition assistance for students attending nonpublic institutions of higher education (first reference). Amending Section 11 of Article VIII. (Patron-May, HJR 692 (F); Ruff, SJR 375 (F))
Drug-free school zones; boundaries. Amending  18.2-255.2. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 1924 (F))
Economics education and financial literacy; requirement in public schools and institutions of higher education. Adding 22.1-200.03 and 23-9.2:3.5; repealing  22.1-200.02 and 22.1-208.2:3. (Patron-Potts, SB 950 (Chapter 741))
Educational Choice Act; created, tax credits for tuition and textbook expenses, report. Adding  58.1-339.11 through 58.1-339.15. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 1126 (F))
Educational Excellence Incentive Reward Program; continuation thereof. Repealing third enactment of Chapter 872, 2004 Acts. (Patron-Ward, HB 1780 (F))
Educational Ventures Consortium; created. Adding  23-231.24 through 23-231.30. (Patron-Rust, HB 1009 (CD); Rust, HB 2324 (F))
Endowment funds; use by higher educational institutions. Amending 23-9.2. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 931 (F))
Hampton University football team; commending. (Patron-Locke, SJR 289 (P))
Higher education; hiring and admission of military personnel. Adding  23-7.1:03. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1659 (F); O’Brien, SB 1251 (F))
Higher education; joint subcommittee to study feasibility and appropriateness of granting chartered institution status to certain public institutions. (Patron-Tata, HJR 572 (F))
Higher education; prohibits admission of illegal aliens to any public institutions in State. Amending  23-9.2:3. (Patron-Gear, HB 2910 (F))
Higher education; removes responsibility for annual audits, report. Amending  30-133; adding  23-1.02. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 1125 (F))
Higher Education, Administrative and Financial Relationships Between State and Its’ Institutions; Report of Joint Subcommittee (SJR 90, 2004). (SD 17)
Higher Education Board Appointments, Commission on; created, report. Adding  2.2-2518 through 2.2-2523. (Patron-Norment, SB 1119 (F))
Higher Education, Public Funding of; Report of Joint Subcommittee (SJR 74, 2004). (SD 16)
Higher educational institutions; admission policies. Adding 23-2.3. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2091 (F))
Higher educational institutions; capital outlay construction for certain. Amending  2.2-1132. (Patron-Rust, HB 1008 (CD))
Higher educational institutions; conveyance and transfer of real property, Restructured Higher Education Financial and Administrative Operations Act, created, report. Amending 2.2-1124, 2.2-1132, 2.2-1149, 2.2-1150, 2.2-1153, 2.2-1514, 2.2-2007, 2.2-2901, 23-9.6:1, 36-98.1, 51.1-124.3, 51.1-505 and 51.1-506; adding  2.2-1404.1, 2.2-2518 through 2.2-2523, 2.2-5004, 2.2-5005, 23-9.2:3.02, 23-9.6:1.01, 23-38.88 through 23-38.121 and 30-133.1. (Patron-Callahan, HB 2866 (Chapter 933); Norment, SB 1327 (Chapter 945))
Higher educational institutions; establishing rules and regulations concerning certain weapons on property. Amending  18.2-308.1 and 23-9.2:3. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2897 (F); Lambert, SB 1343 (F))
Higher educational institutions; governing boards to adopt biennially six-year plans addressing academic, financial and enrollment plans, and various objectives, reports. Amending 2.2-1124, 2.2-1132, 2.2-1149, 2.2-1150, 2.2-1153, 2.2-1514, 2.2-2007, 2.2-2901, 2.2-4301, 23-9.6:1 and 36-98.1; adding 2.2-1404.1, 2.2-5004, 2.2-5005, 23-9.2:3.02, 23-9.6:1.01 and 30-133.1. (Patron-Chichester, SB 1314 (I) See SB1327)
Higher educational institutions; governing boards to adopt biennially six-year plans addressing academic, financial and enrollment plans, and various objectives, reports. Amending 2.2-1124, 2.2-1132, 2.2-1149, 2.2-1150, 2.2-1153, 2.2-1514, 2.2-2007, 2.2-2901, 23-9.6:1 and 36-98.1; adding  2.2-1404.1, 2.2-5004, 2.2-5005, 23-9.2:3.02, 23-9.6:1.01 and 30-133.1. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 2034 (I) See HB2866)
Higher educational institutions; guidelines for designation by students their portion of mandatory student fees. Adding 23-9.6:3. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 726 (CD))
Higher educational institutions; guidelines for textbook sales and bookstores. Adding  23-4.3:1. (Patron-Oder, HB 1726 (Chapter 530))
Higher educational institutions; intellectual property policies. Amending  23-4.3, 23-4.4 and 23-9.10:4. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1053 (F))
Higher educational institutions; reduction in undergraduate tuition and fees. (Patron-Edwards, SB 1066 (F))
Higher educational institutions; requires students be vaccinated for hepatitis B. Amending  23-7.5. (Patron-Potts, SB 712 (Chapter 15))
Higher educational institutions and industry, “Human Capital” Report; Report of State Council of Higher Education (Chapter 537, 2004 Acts). (HD 39)
Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2005; created. (Patron-Callahan, HB 2047 (Chapter 83); Chichester, SB 939 (Chapter 32))
Higher Educational Institutions in South Central Virginia, Determining Need for New; Report of Council of Higher Education (HJR 197, 2004). (HD 18)
Income tax, state; deductions for qualified tuition programs. Amending  58.1-322. (Patron-Bell, SB 769 (F))
Income tax, state; voluntary contributions to Brown v. Board of Education Scholarship Program Fund. Adding  58.1-346.25. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2506 (I) See HB2303)
James Madison University football team; commending. (Patron-Weatherholtz, HJR 836 (P); Hanger, SJR 443 (P))
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System; public institutions of higher education, et al, to use in practices for design and procurement of construction projects. (Patron-Van Yahres, HJR 109 (CD); Van Yahres, HJR 601 (F))
Learning Technology, Office of; created within Council of Higher Education. Amending  23-9.6:1; adding  23-9.14:3 through 23-9.14:6. (Patron-Rust, HB 2227 (F))
Learning Technology, Office of; created within Council of Higher Education. Amending  23-9.6:1; adding  23-9.14:3 through 23-9.14:7. (Patron-Potts, SB 1262 (F))
Marshall-Wythe School of Law; commemorating its 225th anniversary. (Patron-McDougle, HJR 856 (P))
Patrick Henry College moot court team; commending. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SJR 481 (P))
Postcoital contraception, emergency; liability of institutions of higher education for exposure thereto. Adding  23-7.6. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1813 (F))
Randolph-Macon College; commemorating its 175th anniversary. (Patron-Hargrove, HJR 983 (P))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain nonprofit educational institutions for purchase of services, report. Amending  58.1-609.11. (Patron-Saslaw, SB 1105 (Chapter 42))
Retirement System; creditable compensation of part-time employees of public institutions of higher education. Amending 51.1-124.3, 51.1-505 and 51.1-506; adding  51.1-126.3:1. (Patron-Norment, SB 1117 (F))
Retirement System; establishes pilot program for certain educational institution employees. (Patron-May, HB 2481 (F))
Schools, postsecondary; clarifies role of Council of Higher Education in certification thereof. Amending  23-276.1 through 23-276.8 and 23-276.11. (Patron-Tata, HB 1719 (Chapter 447))
Southern Virginia Higher Education Center; created. Amending 2.2-2101 and 23-14; adding  23-231.24 through 23-231.29. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2071 (Chapter 799); Ruff, SB 1293 (Chapter 774))
Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center; membership. Amending 23-231.3. (Patron-Johnson, HB 2422 (Chapter 550))
Student assistance program; Council of Higher Education to study feasibility and appropriateness of creating. (Patron-Frederick, HJR 679 (F))
Student fees; annual reporting of use by higher educational institutions. Adding  23-2.3. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1816 (Chapter 532))
Student Financial Security Program and Fund; created. Adding 23-38.19:6, 23-38.19:7 and 23-38.19:8. (Patron-Rust, HB 2222 (F); Houck, SB 757 (F))
Teachers; licensure qualifications. Amending  22.1-298 and 23-9.2:3.4. (Patron-Frederick, HB 2790 (Chapter 903))
Textbooks, college; Council of Higher Education to study rising costs and purchasing practices. (Patron-Oder, HJR 668 (P))
Tuition; guidelines increase. Amending  23-9.6:1. (Patron-Shuler, HB 65 (CD))
Tuition; restricted annual increase for resident students. Adding 23-7.4:6. (Patron-Alexander, HB 2780 (F); Houck, SB 1257 (F))
Tuition, in-state; alien students eligibility. Amending  23-7.4 and 23-7.4:2. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1598 (F))
Tuition, in-state; applicable to certain military personnel and dependents. Amending  23-7.4:2. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 2567 (F))
Tuition, in-state; eligibility for students seeking asylum or refugee status. Amending  23-7.4, 23-7.4:2 and 23-7.4:3. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2122 (F))
University of Richmond; commemorating its 175th anniversary. (Patron-Stosch, SJR 466 (P))
University of Virginia; extends sunset provision for electronic meetings of Board of Visitors, report. Amending Chapter 475, 2003 Acts. (Patron-Wampler, SB 752 (Chapter 17))
University of Virginia women’s lacrosse team; commending. (Patron-Fralin, HJR 538 (P))
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry; commending. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 450 (P))
Virginia Intermont College equestrian teams; commending. (Patron-Johnson, HJR 730 (P))
Virginia Tech football team; commending. (Patron-Shuler, HJR 764 (P); Edwards, SJR 300 (P))
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine; commemorating its 25th anniversary. (Patron-Shuler, HJR 765 (P))
Vocational Incentive Scholarship Program for Shipyard Workers Fund; created. Amending  23-220.01. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 2188 (F))
War Orphan Education Program; created. Amending  23-7.4:1. (Patron-Janis, HB 1682 (Chapter 783); Stolle, SB 1288 (Chapter 773))
William and Mary, College of; conveyance of certain property in City of Williamsburg. (Patron-Norment, SB 1312 (Chapter 362))
William and Mary, College of; extends term of Rector, change in number of board members. Amending  23-41. (Patron-Norment, SB 1310 (Chapter 12))
William and Mary football team; commending. (Patron-Barlow, HJR 896 (P))
Women’s Institute for Leadership at Mary Baldwin College; commemorating its 10th anniversary. (Patron-Hanger, SJR 349 (P); Hanger, SJR 480 (P))
2005 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 06/23/05