SB 1534 Higher educational institutions, public; general education course credit, dual enrollment courses.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Public institutions of higher education; general education course credit; dual enrollment courses. Requires the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV), in consultation with each public institution of higher education, to establish a policy for granting undergraduate general education course credit to any entering freshman student who has successfully completed a dual enrollment course. The bill requires SCHEV and each public institution of higher education to make the policy available to the public on the SCHEV and institution's websites. This bill is identical to HB 1662.

Full text:
01/20/17  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 17104130D  pdf | impact statement
02/02/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104997D-S1  pdf | impact statement
02/17/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1534ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/03/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0309)  pdf

Status:
01/20/17  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 17104130D
01/20/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/30/17  Senate: Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
02/02/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104997D-S1
02/02/17  Senate: Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/06/17  Senate: Read second time
02/06/17  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/06/17  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 17104997D-S1
02/06/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1534S1
02/06/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/17  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/08/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/17  House: Read first time
02/08/17  House: Referred to Committee on Education
02/13/17  House: Reported from Education (22-Y 0-N)
02/14/17  House: Read second time
02/15/17  House: Read third time
02/15/17  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/17/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1534ER)
02/17/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/20/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/21/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/03/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 309 (effective 7/1/17)
03/03/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0309)