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CS/SB 216: Tuition and Fee Exemptions

GENERAL BILL by Higher Education ; Detert ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gaetz

Tuition and Fee Exemptions; Exempting certain students who were adopted from the Department of Children and Families or who are or were in the custody of the department under specified circumstances from paying tuition and fees to workforce education programs, Florida College System institutions, and state universities, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2016
Last Action: 3/11/2016 Senate - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Higher Education (HE)
  2. Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
  3. Appropriations (AP)

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    9/3/2015 Senate • Filed
    9/15/2015 Senate • Referred to Higher Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 18
    1/12/2016 Senate • Introduced -SJ 18
    2/3/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Higher Education, 02/08/16, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
    2/8/2016 Senate • CS by Higher Education; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 345
    2/10/2016 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
    • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education -SJ 345
    • CS by Higher Education read 1st time -SJ 345
    3/11/2016 Senate • Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education

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  • CS/SB 216, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/10/2016 at 11:39 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 809 Tuition and Fee Exemptions McBurney Compare Last Action: 3/11/2016 H Died in Higher Education and Workforce Subcommittee
    Location: In committee/council (HEWS)

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    1009.25 Fee exemptions. Page 1 (pdf)

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  • SB 216, Original Filed Version Posted 9/3/2015 at 10:30 AM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Higher Education (Pre-Meeting) 2/5/2016 (pdf)
    Higher Education (Post-Meeting) 2/9/2016 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 809 Tuition and Fee Exemptions McBurney Compare Last Action: 3/11/2016 H Died in Higher Education and Workforce Subcommittee
    Location: In committee/council (HEWS)

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    482148 - Amendment
    Delete lines 109 - 116 and insert:
    Higher Education
    (Gaetz)
    2/5/2016
    4:01 PM
    Replaced by Committee Substitute
    2/8/2016
    Web Page
    PDF

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    2/8/2016 4:00 PM Higher Education 8 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    1009.25 Fee exemptions. Page 1 (pdf)

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