S320 GENERAL BILL/CS by Higher Education; Constantine (Compare CS/CS/2ND
ENG/H 0745, CS/S 1768, S 2614)
University Fees/Undergraduate Tuition Differential [SPCC]; Modifies the
criteria for establishing a uniform maximum undergraduate tuition
differential. Requires that freshmen entering a postsecondary
institution after a specified date who exceed 150 percent of the number
of credit hours required to receive a degree must pay an increase of 50
percent per credit hour above the normal in-state tuition rate. Requires
the DOE to develop a performance-based methodology for community
colleges, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2008.
09/25/07 SENATE Filed
11/28/07 SENATE Referred to Higher Education; Higher Education Appropriations
03/04/08 SENATE Introduced, referred to Higher Education; Higher Education
Appropriations -SJ 00023
03/14/08 SENATE On Committee agenda-- Higher Education, 03/19/08, 9:00 am,
03/19/08 SENATE CS by Higher Education; YEAS 5 NAYS 1 -SJ 00346; CS read
1st time on 03/26/08 -SJ 00347
03/21/08 SENATE Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2)
04/01/08 SENATE Now in Higher Education Appropriations -SJ 00346
05/02/08 SENATE Died in Committee on Higher Education Appropriations,
Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to CS/CS/HB 745 (Ch.
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