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Public Senior Higher Education Institutions - Disciplinary Proceedings - Students and Student Organizations

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Senator Hough


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Establishing the right to an attorney or a nonattorney advocate for a student or student organization at public senior higher education institutions at certain disciplinary proceedings designed to address a violation of the institution's rules; requiring certain represented persons to pay for the attorney or nonattorney advocate; authorizing the attorney or nonattorney advocate to participate throughout the disciplinary proceedings, including by performing certain services; applying the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Hough, Bates, Cassilly, Hershey, Norman, Ready, Reilly, and Serafini
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0603
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
State Government - Regulations and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Higher Education Commission
Rules and Regulations
State Universities and Colleges
Statutes:Article - Education
(11-1401 through 11-1408)

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March 8, 2018 8:53 A.M.