CS/SB 960: Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program
GENERAL BILL by Fiscal Policy ; Lee ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Montford
Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program; Providing that the initial award period and the renewal period for students who are unable to accept an initial award immediately after completion of high school due to a full-time religious or service obligation begin upon the completion of the religious or service obligation; requiring a student, as a prerequisite for the Florida Academic Scholars award, the Florida Medallion Scholars award, or the Florida Gold Seal Vocational Scholars award, to identify a social or civic issue or a professional area of interest and develop a plan for his or her personal involvement in addressing the issue or learning about the area, etc.
Last Action: 4/28/2015 Senate - Laid on Table -SJ 692
Location: Laid on Table
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Higher Education (HE)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
- Fiscal Policy (FP)
• Referred to Higher Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Fiscal Policy -SJ 98
• Introduced -SJ 98
• On Committee agenda-- Higher Education, 03/10/15, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by Higher Education; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 190
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education -SJ 190
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 03/19/15, 9:30 am, 412 Knott Building
• Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 227
• Now in Fiscal Policy -SJ 227
• On Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 04/02/15, 11:30 am, 412 Knott Building
• CS by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -SJ 351
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 351
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/08/15
• CS by Fiscal Policy read 1st time -SJ 354
• Retained on Special Order Calendar -SJ 372
• Read 2nd time -SJ 414
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 692
• Substituted CS/CS/HB 747 (Died on Calendar in Senate) -SJ 692
• Laid on Table -SJ 692
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