VA HB2567 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-05 - Left in Education
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Public institutions of higher education in the Commonwealth; free exercise of religion on campus. Provides that, except as otherwise permitted by the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, no public institution of higher education shall prohibit the free exercise of religion by any individual, including enrolled students, faculty and other employees, and invited guests, on campus.

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Higher educational institutions, public; free exercise of religion on campus.


Roll Calls

2019-01-28 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (7-Y 1-N) (Y: 7 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-02-05HouseLeft in Education
2019-01-28HouseSubcommittee recommends laying on the table (7-Y 1-N)
2019-01-18HouseAssigned Education sub: Subcommittee #3
2019-01-09HouseReferred to Committee on Education
2019-01-09HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100011D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
231401.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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