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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)

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