SB 944: Out-of-state Fee Waivers for Active Duty Service Members
GENERAL BILL by Richter ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gaetz
Out-of-state Fee Waivers for Active Duty Service Members; Requiring state universities, Florida College System institutions, and certain centers to waive out-of-state fees for active duty members of the United States Armed Forces residing or stationed outside of this state; prohibiting tuition and fees charged to such students from exceeding a specified amount, etc.
Last Action: 3/3/2016 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 799 (Ch. 2016-136) -SJ 616
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- Higher Education (HE)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education (AED)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 11/23/2015 Senate • Filed
12/11/2015 Senate • Referred to Higher Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations -SJ 71
1/12/2016 Senate • Introduced -SJ 71
2/3/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Higher Education, 02/08/16, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
2/8/2016 Senate • Favorable by Higher Education; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 344
2/9/2016 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Education -SJ 344
2/12/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, 02/17/16, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/17/2016 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 425
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 425
2/22/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/25/16, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/25/2016 Senate • Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 16 NAYS 0 -SJ 497
2/26/2016 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 497
3/1/2016 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/03/16
3/3/2016 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 616
• Substituted HB 799 -SJ 616
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 799 (Ch. 2016-136) -SJ 616
SB 944, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/23/2015 at 12:45 PM
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Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 799 (er) Out-of-State Fee Waivers for Active Duty Servicemembers Avila, Sprowls Identical Last Action: 3/28/2016 Chapter No. 2016-136
Location: Became Law
Committee Votes (3)
Date Committee Result 2/8/2016 4:00 PM Higher Education 7 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/17/2016 10:00 AM Appropriations Subcommittee on Education 5 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/25/2016 10:00 AM Appropriations 16 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 1009.26 Fee waivers. Page 1 (pdf)
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