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(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th

Absentee voting; implementation of a pilot program for students attending Virginia colleges and universities. Adding 24.2-705.3. (Patron-Norment, SB 1286 (F))
Child support; may include contributions to a college tuition savings fund. Amending  20-108.1. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2191 (F))
Colleges and universities; review of terms and designations by Council of Higher Education. Amending  23-276.2, 23-276.5 and 23-276.6. (Patron-Houck, SB 1025 (Chapter 461))
Colleges and universities; study of tenure practices. (Patron-Hargrove, HJR 571 (F))
Collegial bodies; Secretary of Commonwealth to maintain and transfer records to Governor-elect. Adding  2.2-406.1. (Patron-Miles, HB 1784 (Chapter 556); O’Brien, SB 751 (Chapter 532))
Community college boards and boards of visitors; appointment of faculty representatives. Adding  23-9.2:4.1. (Patron-Shuler, HB 2736 (F); Trumbo, SB 1035 (F))
Cultural diversity; policies in public schools and institutions of higher education, report. Amending  23-215; adding 22.1-16.2, 22.1-86.2 and 23-1.02. (Patron-Marsh, SB 829 (F))
Education systems, public and higher; study to facilitate communication, collaboration and cooperation among systems and to establish a K-20 continuum. (Patron-Marsh, SJR 318 )
Educational loan defaults; occupational license suspension on certain. Adding  23-38.88. (Patron-Van Yahres, HB 152 (CD))
Exemplary Academic Performance Admission Program; created. Adding  23-38.10:8 through 23-38.10:11. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1110 (F))
Forestry and environmental science institute; recognizing need for. (Patron-Deeds, SJR 306 )
Handicapped accessible housing; study need for at state facilities for higher education. (Patron-Darner, HJR 565 (F))
High school to community college articulation agreement, statewide; study of developing and implementing. (Patron-Joannou, HJR 606 (F))
Higher education; expectation of privacy in electronic communications. (Patron-Callahan, HB 28 (CD))
Higher education; reporting of progress of first year students. Adding  23-2.1:2. (Patron-Deeds, SB 787 (F))
Higher Education, Council of; appointment of a student advisory committee. Adding  23-9.3:1. (Patron-Dillard, HB 2364 (Chapter 710))
Higher Education, Council of; appointment of members. Amending 2.2-107 and 23-9.3. (Patron-Putney, HB 2678 (V); Chichester, SB 1255 (P))
Higher Education, Council of; duties concerning review of closure of programs in high demand or critical shortage areas. Amending  23-9.6:1. (Patron-Tata, HB 2489 (Chapter 715))
Higher education, systemwide strategic plan for; study. (Patron-Tata, HJR 637 )
Higher educational institutions; elimination of tenure for faculty. Amending  23-9.2:3. (Patron-Albo, HB 1513 (F))
Higher educational institutions; optional retirement plans for employees. Amending  51.1-126 and 51.1-126.3. (Patron-Miller, K.G., SB 849 (Chapter 369))
Higher educational institutions; penalty for false or misleading information on applications for admission or employment. Adding  23-7.5:1. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 754 (F))
Higher educational institutions; prohibits admission of illegal aliens. Amending  23-9.2:3. (Patron-Reid, HB 1562 (F))
Higher educational institutions; regulations concerning employment and termination of faculty. Amending  23-9.2:3. (Patron-Albo, HB 1891 (F))
Higher educational institutions; report of certain crimes to Attorney General. Amending  23-9.1:1. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 752 (F))
Higher educational institutions; reports of expenditures to Council of Higher Education. Adding  23-9.9:01. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1704 (Chapter 184))
Higher educational institutions; study of administration and operations. (Patron-Rust, HJR 654 (F))
Higher educational institutions; zoning regulations to include vegetation buffer zones adjacent to residential housing. Adding  23-4.1:1. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2030 (F))
Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2003; created. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1536 (Chapter 4); Chichester, SB 746 (Chapter 157))
Home school students; dual enrollment in high school and institutions of higher education. Adding  23-2.1:2. (Patron-Black, HB 2348 (F))
Income tax, state; voluntary contribution to Tuition Assistance Grant Fund. Adding  58.1-346.21. (Patron-Bland, HB 2326 (I) See HB1635)
Income tax, state; voluntary contributions to Spay and Neuter Fund, Tuition Assistance Grant Fund and Virginia Federation of Humane Societies. Adding  58.1-346.21, 58.1-346.22 and 58.1-346.23. (Patron-Morgan, HB 1635 (Chapter 636))
Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation; composition of Board of Trustees, meetings, etc. Amending  23-287 and 23-288. (Patron-Norment, SB 1128 (Chapter 879))
Lynchburg College; commemorating its 100th anniversary. (Patron-Bryant, HJR 875 )
Mary Washington College debate team; commending. (Patron-Chichester, SJR 457 )
Norfolk State University; appointment of board of visitors. Amending  23-174.4. (Patron-Spruill, HB 2638 (Chapter 802))
Nurses; development of a statewide plan to ensure an adequate supply. Amending  2.2-2679 and 23-9.6:1. (Patron-Christian, HB 2818 (Chapter 725))
Patents and copyrights owned by higher educational institutions; transfer of interest. Amending  23-4.4. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2285 (Chapter 708))
Payroll; allows certain institutions of higher education to process. Adding  2.2-803.1. (Patron-Chichester, SB 963 (Chapter 457))
Performance and leadership standards; encouraging Board of Education and Council of Higher Education to ensure reflection thereof in programs for principals and superintendents in institutions of higher education. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 608 )
Retail Sales and Use Tax; extends sunset provisions on exemptions for certain educational organizations. Amending  58.1-609.4. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1755 (I) See HB1754)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; extends sunset provisions on exemptions for certain educational organizations, nonprofit cultural, media and medical-related exemptions. Amending  58.1-609.4, 58.1-609.6, 58.1-609.7 and 58.1-609.9. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1754 (Chapter 911); Miller, K.G., SB 742 (Chapter 916))
Retirement System Board of Trustees, Health Research Board and VCU Health System Authority; confirming appointments. (Patron-Ingram, HJR 757 )
Scholarship and Tutorial Assistance Program; created. Amending 22.1-304; adding  22.1-212.17 through 22.1-212.29. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 2043 (F))
School vouchers and tuition tax incentives; study effects on enrollment. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 572 (F))
Senior Citizens Higher Education Act; eliminates income restriction for audit and noncredit participation. Amending  23-38.55. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 1868 (Chapter 700))
Tuition, in-state; aliens not eligible. Adding  23-7.4:01. (Patron-Drake, HB 2339 (V))
Tuition, in-state; eligibility for spouses and dependents of military personnel. Amending  23-7.4:2. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 43 (CD))
Tuition, in-state; eligibility requirements. Amending  23-7.4. (Patron-Darner, HB 1610 (F))
Tuition, in-state; eligibility requirements. Amending  23-7.4, 23-7.4:1 and 23-7.4:2. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 753 (F))
Tuition, in-state; reduced for certain aliens. Amending  23-7.4:2. (Patron-Darner, HB 1609 (F))
Tuition, in-state; study of eligibility of certain immigrant students. (Patron-Darner, HJR 587 (F))
Tuition, in-state; waiver for children and spouses of law-enforcement officers, firefighters, etc., who are totally and permanently disabled. Amending  23-7.4:1. (Patron-Keister, HB 1229 (CD))
Tuition, in-state, and fees; reduction for children of certain public school teachers and administrators. Amending  23-7.4:1. (Patron-Sears, HB 247 (CD))
University of Virginia; electronic meetings of Board of Visitors. Amending  2.2-3709 and second enactment of Chapter 297, 2002 Acts. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1344 (Chapter 475))
University of Virginia Medical Center; deemed a licensed hospital. Amending  23-77.3. (Patron-Bell, HB 2013 (Chapter 701))
University of Virginia School of Medicine, Critical Incident Analysis Group of; commending. (Patron-Hurt, HJR 924 )
University of Virginia’s Board of Visitors; membership. Amending 23-74 and 23-75. (Patron-Dillard, HB 2837 (Chapter 655); Stolle, SB 1353 (F))
University Research and Development, Commercialization Thereof Through Improved Management of Intellectual Property; Report on (Chapter 382, 2002 Acts and HJR 88, 2002). (HD 25)
University-related foundations; annual report. Adding  23-9.2:01. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2450 (F))
Vietnam, Republic of; display of flag in any public function, public school or educational institution. Amending  23-215; adding  2.2-3310.2, 22.1-202.1 and 23-9.2:7. (Patron-Hull, HB 2829 (F))
War Orphan Education Program; created. Amending  23-7.4:1. (Patron-Janis, HB 2421 (F))
2003 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 01/12/04