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2017 Regular Session
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Senator Dembrow
Regular Sponsors: (Presession filed.)
Bill Title: Relating to support programs for students receiving foster youth tuition waiver; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Directs Higher Education Coordinating Commission to develop and implement pilot program to assist foster youth transitioning from community college to public university.
Establishes criteria for pilot program. Authorizes issuance of lottery bonds to finance programs developed under pilot program to assist foster youth transitioning from community college to public university. Creates Foster Youth Promise Support Program Fund. Continuously appropriates moneys in fund to Higher Education Coordinating Commission. Directs commission to use moneys in fund to finance programs developed under pilot program to assist foster youth transitioning from community college to public university. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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Fiscal Impact: May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Revenue Impact: May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Senate Committee On Education
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