HB 919 Virginia Community College System; changes to ensure a standard quality of education.
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Summary as enacted with Governor's Recommendation: (all summaries)

Public institutions of higher education; course credit. Makes several changes relating to course credit at public institutions of higher education in the Commonwealth, including requiring (i) the Virginia Community College System to develop a 15-credit-hour Passport Program and a 30-credit-hour Uniform Certificate of General Studies Program to be offered at each comprehensive community college and for which courses are transferable, except in certain circumstances, to each baccalaureate public institution of higher education and (ii) each baccalaureate public institution of higher education to develop pathway maps that clearly set forth the courses that a student at a comprehensive community college is encouraged to complete prior to transferring to the baccalaureate institution. This bill is identical to SB 631.

Full text:
01/09/18  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101739D  pdf | impact statement
02/12/18  House: Printed as engrossed 18101739D-E  pdf | impact statement
03/01/18  Senate: Committee substitute printed 18107784D-S1  pdf
03/09/18  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB919ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/09/18  House: Governor's substitute printed 18108369D-H1  pdf
04/18/18  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB919ER2)  pdf
04/18/18  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0832)  pdf

Amendments:
House subcommittee amendments and substitutes
House committee and floor amendments
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/09/18  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101739D
01/09/18  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/19/18  House: Assigned App. sub: Higher Education
02/05/18  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (8-Y 0-N)
02/09/18  House: Reported from Appropriations with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/10/18  House: Read first time
02/12/18  House: Read second time
02/12/18  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/12/18  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB919E
02/12/18  House: Printed as engrossed 18101739D-E
02/13/18  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/13/18  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/18  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/14/18  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
03/01/18  Senate: Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
03/01/18  Senate: Committee substitute printed 18107784D-S1
03/02/18  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
03/05/18  Senate: Passed by for the day
03/06/18  Senate: Read third time
03/06/18  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
03/06/18  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 18107784D-S1
03/06/18  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
03/06/18  Senate: Amendment by Senator Newman agreed to
03/06/18  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute with amendment HB919S1
03/06/18  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/18  House: Placed on Calendar
03/07/18  House: Senate substitute with amendment agreed to by House 18107784D-S1 (97-Y 0-N)
03/07/18  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N)
03/09/18  House: Enrolled
03/09/18  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB919ER)
03/09/18  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/18  Senate: Signed by President
03/20/18  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 20, 2018
03/20/18  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
04/09/18  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/09/18  House: Governor's substitute printed 18108369D-H1
04/18/18  House: House concurred in Governor's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)
04/18/18  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N)
04/18/18  Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N 1-A)
04/18/18  Senate: Reconsideration of Governor's recommendation agreed to (38-Y 0-N)
04/18/18  Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)
04/18/18  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/18/18  House: Reenrolled
04/18/18  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB919ER2)
04/18/18  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/18/18  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/18/18  House: Enacted, Chapter 832 (effective 7/1/18)
04/18/18  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0832)