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CS/HB 3: Higher Education

GENERAL BILL by Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee ; Avila

Higher Education; Revises provisions relating to public postsecondary performance-based incentives, Distinguished Florida College System Institution Program, Board of Governors of the State University System, preeminent state research universities program, articulated acceleration mechanisms, postsecondary common placement testing, block tuition, & specified scholarship & grant programs; creates World Class Faculty & Scholar Program & 2+2 targeted pathway articulation agreements.

Effective Date: 7/1/2017
Last Action: 5/5/2017 House - Died in Appropriations Committee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/27/2017 House • Filed
2/2/2017 House • Referred to Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee; Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee; Education Committee -HJ 31
3/7/2017 House • Introduced -HJ 31
3/16/2017 House • On Committee agenda-- Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee, 03/20/17, 3:30 pm, Mashburn Hall
3/20/2017 House • CS by Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 3 -HJ 406
3/21/2017 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 398
4/7/2017 House • Original reference(s) removed: Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee
• CS referred to Appropriations Committee; Education Committee -HJ 601
• Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 601
5/5/2017 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations Committee