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HB356  Virginia Community College System; quorum and main office of the State Board for Community College. (Cox)
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Summary as Introduced:

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Virginia Community College System; quorum and main office of the State Board for Community Colleges. Removes the requirement that the main office of the State Board for Community Colleges be located in the City of Richmond and permits the main office to be located anywhere in the Commonwealth. The bill also changes from seven to eight the number of members of the Board that constitute a quorum for all purposes. The bill contains technical amendments.

 

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

 

Full Text of Bill:
14102720D
HOUSE BILL NO. 356
Offered January 8, 2014
Prefiled January 3, 2014
A BILL to amend and reenact § 23-217 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the Virginia Community College System; quorum and main office of the State Board for Community Colleges.
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Patron-- Cox
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Committee Referral Pending
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Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That § 23-217 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 23-217. Chairman and vice-chairman of Board; oath of members; meetings; quorum; rules and regulations.

(a) A. The Board shall select a chairman from its membership, and under rules adopted by itself may elect provide for the election of one of its members as vice-chairman.

(b) [Repealed.]

(c) B. Before entering upon the discharge of his duties, each member of the Board shall take an oath that he will faithfully and honestly execute the duties of his office during his continuance therein.

(d) C. The Board shall meet at least four times annually, and on call of the chairman when in his opinion additional meetings are expedient or necessary.

(e) Seven D. Eight members of the Board shall constitute a quorum for all purposes.

(f) E. The main office of the Board shall be in the City of Richmond, Virginia Commonwealth.

(g) F. The Board is empowered to promulgate necessary rules and regulations for carrying out the purposes of this chapter.

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