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Higher Education - Unaccompanied Homeless Youth Tuition Exemption - Modification

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Delegate Washington, M.


Veto sustained (0-141)

Synopsis:Altering the definition of unaccompanied homeless youth by requiring specified documentation that establishes that the child or youth has had a consistent presence in the State for at least 1 year before enrollment in a public institution of higher education that is documented by school, employment, or other records; requiring a determination of homelessness by a specified individual; and requiring a financial aid administrator to annually make a specified verification.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0225
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Indigent Persons
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
State Universities and Colleges
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Education

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