VA HB1882 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 3 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-11 - Assigned App. sub: Higher Education
Pending: House Appropriations: Higher Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Eligibility for in-state tuition; certain individuals who have applied for permanent residency. Declares eligible for in-state tuition any individual who (i) graduated from a public or private high school or program of home instruction in the Commonwealth or passed a high school equivalency examination approved by the Board of Education; (ii) registers as an entering student or is enrolled in a public institution of higher education; (iii) has submitted evidence that he or, in the case of a dependent student, at least one parent, guardian, or person standing in loco parentis has filed, unless exempted by state law, Virginia income tax returns for at least one year prior to the date of registration or enrollment; and (iv) provides an affidavit to the public institution of higher education in which he has registered as an entering student or is enrolled stating that he has filed an application to become a permanent resident of the United States and is actively pursuing such permanent residency or will do so as soon as he becomes eligible for such permanent residency.

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In-state tuition; eligibility, certain individuals who have applied for permanent residency.



2019-01-11HouseAssigned App. sub: Higher Education
2019-01-03HouseReferred to Committee on Appropriations
2019-01-03HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101942D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
231506.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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