CS/SB 828: Faith-based Postsecondary Institutions
GENERAL BILL by Higher Education ; Wise
Faith-based Postsecondary Institutions; Authorizing a faith-based postsecondary education institution to operate without obtaining a license if it submits an affidavit of statutory compliance oversight to the Office of Independent Education and Parental Choice within the Department of Education by a specified date each year; requiring that the Office of Independent Education and Parental Choice or its contracted agent publish the affidavit form and a list of all faith-based postsecondary education institutions that have submitted the affidavit on its Internet website; providing prerequisites for entering a degree program at a faith-based postsecondary education institution; deleting provisions that authorize a religious college to operate without governmental oversight under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Higher Education (HE)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Higher Education; Budget -SJ 70
• On Committee agenda-- Higher Education, 01/12/12, 10:15 am, 301 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• Introduced -SJ 70
• On Committee agenda-- Higher Education, 01/25/12, 3:30 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
• CS by Higher Education; YEAS 3 NAYS 1 -SJ 280
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Higher Education read 1st time -SJ 286
• Died pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2)
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.