HB 5601: Higher Education
GENERAL BILL by Appropriations Committee ; Ahern
Higher Education; Removes provisions authorizing state university or Florida College System institution direct-support organization to use personal services of state university or Florida College System institution; prohibits state university or Florida College System institution direct-support organizations from giving any gift to political entity; provides that only specified records of state university or Florida College System institution direct-support organizations are confidential & exempt from specified provisions.
Last Action: 4/13/2017 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2500 (Ch. 2017-70) -HJ 637
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 595
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/12/17
• Introduced -HJ 595
• Read 2nd time -HJ 618
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Substituted CS/CS/SB 374 (Vetoed by Governor) -HJ 637
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2500 (Ch. 2017-70) -HJ 637
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