HB1288 (CH0306)

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2016 Regular Session



Higher Education - Tuition Waivers for Foster Care Recipients and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth

Sponsored by:

Delegate Young, P.


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 306

Synopsis:Defining the term vocational certificate to include completion of a course of study that prepares an individual to work in a career field by taking credit-bearing courses or noncredit courses for purposes of establishing eligibility of foster care recipients for specified tuition waivers; and altering a specified requirement that specified foster care recipients and specified unaccompanied homeless youth apply for specified financial aid by a specified time.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates P. Young and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Appropriations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Foster Care
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Indigent Persons
Job Training
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
State Universities and Colleges
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Education

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