VA SB256 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 11 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-20 - Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
Pending: Senate Finance and Appropriations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Department of Military Affairs; institutions of higher education; recruitment. Authorizes the Department of Military Affairs to utilize grant funding for which active members of the Virginia National Guard who attend any public institution of higher education or accredited nonprofit private institution of higher education and meet other certain requirements are eligible under current law in order to recruit qualified applicants for service in the Virginia National Guard. The bill states that the yearly funding amount for such recruitment shall be at the discretion of the Adjutant General and the Department of Military Affairs and not exceed $50,000 per fiscal year.

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Va. National Guard; funding for active members, recruitment.


Roll Calls

2022-01-20 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2022-01-20SenateRereferred to Finance and Appropriations
2022-01-20SenateReported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
2022-01-14SenateAssigned Education sub: Higher Education
2022-01-11SenateReferred to Committee on Education and Health
2022-01-11SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102443D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
231610(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments