SB0056 (CH0010)

2013 Regular Session



Unauthorized Institutions of Postsecondary Education - Transcripts, Diplomas, and Grade Reports - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 10

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from buying, selling, distributing, using, offering, or presenting as genuine a transcript, diploma, or grade report of an entity that represents itself as an institution of postsecondary education if the entity is not authorized to operate in the State or another state or country.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (By Request - Departmental - Higher Education Commission)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2013
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee HearingAppropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Forgery
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
International Affairs -see also- Foreign Trade
Interstate Affairs
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Education

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