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HB1102  Longwood University Board of Visitors; removal of visitors. (Edmunds)
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Summary as Introduced:

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Longwood University Board of Visitors; removal of visitors. Provides that if any member of the Longwood University Board of Visitors fails to perform the duties of his office for one year without sufficient cause shown to the board, the office of such visitor shall be vacated. The bill also provides that if so many of such visitors fail to perform their duties that a quorum is not met for a year, the rector, any member of the board, or the president of the University may certify such fact to the Governor and the offices of all visitors failing to attend shall be vacated.

 

Bill Status 1: Bill Status 2: Next Meeting: (date and time)
Referred to
Committee/Subcommitte: S-Education and Health

 

Full Text of Bill:
14103638D
HOUSE BILL NO. 1102
Offered January 10, 2014
A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 23-186.1, relating to Longwood University Board of Visitors; removal of visitors.
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Patron-- Edmunds
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Referred to Committee on Education
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Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 23-186.1 as follows:

§ 23-186.1. Removal of visitors.

If any visitor fails to perform the duties of his office for one year without sufficient cause shown to the board, the board of visitors shall, at its next meeting after the end of such year, cause the fact of such failure to be recorded in the minutes of its proceedings and certify the same to the Governor. The office of such visitor shall be vacated. If so many of such visitors fail to perform their duties that a quorum thereof do not attend for a year, upon a certificate thereof being made to the Governor by the rector or any member of the board or by the president of the University, the offices of all visitors so failing to attend shall be vacated.

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