Higher Education for Virginia, State Council of; interstate agreements. (HB467)

Introduced By

Del. Jimmie Massie (R-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Rick Morris (R-Carrollton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State Council of Higher Education for Virginia; interstate agreements. Authorizes the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) to enter into interstate reciprocity agreements authorizing postsecondary distance education. SCHEV will administer the agreements and will approve or disapprove participation in the agreements by degree-granting institutions of higher education in the Commonwealth. Participation in the agreements by the institutions is voluntary. The bill also requires SCHEV to establish the Distance Learning Reciprocity Advisory Council, which will include representatives from each participating institution. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101765D
01/06/2014Referred to Committee on Education
01/10/2014Assigned Education sub: Higher Education
01/14/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB467)
01/14/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/20/2014Reported from Education (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2014Read first time
01/22/2014Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB467)
01/24/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2014Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/20/2014Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2014Read third time
02/24/2014Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB467ER)
02/26/2014Signed by Speaker
02/27/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB467ER)
02/28/2014Signed by President
03/27/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 323 (effective 7/1/14)
03/27/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0323)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 40 seconds.