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1st
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Referral
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Review in
Original Chamber
Passed Both
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Conf. Cmte
(if necessary)
To Governor
Title
Public Institutions of Higher Education - Student Athletes (Jordan McNair Safe and Fair Play Act)
Sponsored by
Senators Ready and West
Status
In the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 11:00 a.m.
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Requiring public 4-year institutions of higher education with athletic programs to provide a student athlete with scholarships for academics, athletics, or both, for 5 years or until the student athlete completes an undergraduate degree, whichever occurs first; requiring an athletic program to renew the athletic scholarship if a student athlete suffers an incapacitating injury or illness under certain circumstances; prohibiting public institutions of higher education from taking certain actions against student athletes; etc.
Details
Cross-filed with: HB0125
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0518 Session: 2020 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2021
Legislation History
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
1/20/2021
Legislative Date
1/20/2021
Action
First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/10/2021
Legislative Date
2/10/2021
Action
Hearing 2/25 at 11:00 a.m.
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
Senate 1/20/2021 1/20/2021 First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Text - First - Public Institutions of Higher Education - Student Athletes (Jordan McNair Safe and Fair Play Act)
Senate 2/10/2021 2/10/2021 Hearing 2/25 at 11:00 a.m.
Statutes
Last Updated: 3/1/2021 3:03 PM
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