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SB626  Christopher Newport University; Board of Visitors (Miller)
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Summary as Introduced:


Christopher Newport University; Board of Visitors. Requires at least six of the 14 members of the Christopher Newport University Board of Visitors to be alumni of the University.


Bill Status 1: Bill Status 2: Next Meeting: (date and time)

02/18/14 House: Read second time


Full Text of Bill:
Offered January 16, 2014
A BILL to amend and reenact § 23-9.45 of the Code of Virginia, relating to Christopher Newport University; Board of Visitors.
Patron-- Miller
Referred to Committee on Education and Health

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That § 23-9.45 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 23-49.25. Appointments of visitors generally; terms.

A. The board shall consist of fourteen 14 members appointed by the Governor, at least six of whom shall be alumni of Christopher Newport University.

Appointments shall be for terms of four years; however, appointments to fill vacancies occurring otherwise than by expiration of terms shall be for the unexpired terms.

B. All appointments of the Governor shall be subject to confirmation by the General Assembly. Members shall continue to hold office until their successors have been appointed and have qualified.

2. That the provisions of this act shall not affect members of the Board of Visitors of Christopher Newport University whose terms have not expired as of July 1, 2014. However, any new appointments made after July 1, 2014, shall be made in accordance with the provisions of this act.