SB0701 (CH0320)

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2017 Regular Session



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

Sponsored by:

Senator Zucker


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 320

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "foster care recipient" for specified tuition waivers to include an individual who resided in an out-of-home placement at the time the individual graduated from high school or successfully completed a GED; and clarifying that the definition of "tuition" includes fees for credit-bearing and noncredit courses.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Zucker, Bates, Benson, Cassilly, Conway, DeGrange, Eckardt, Ferguson, Guzzone, Jennings, Kagan, Kelley, King, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Robinson, Salling, Simonaire, Smith, Waugh, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0462
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingWays and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Foster Care
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Indigent Persons
Scholarships and Student Financial Aid
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Education

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November 28, 2017 1:12 P.M.