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CS/CS/CS/HB 839: Higher Education

GENERAL BILL by Education Committee ; Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee ; Higher Education and Career Readiness Subcommittee ; Rodrigues, R. ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Fine ; Leek

Higher Education; Revises provisions relating to FCSI employees & officers, BOG, SBE, OIG duties, preeminent state research universities program, SUS performance-based incentives, text books & instructional materials, transfer of funds by university board of trustees, J. Hillis Miller Health Center, specified pilot project, budget requests, & statewide articulation agreement; & requires Commissioner of Education to provide recommendations.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 4/29/2019 House - Laid on Table -- Companion bill SB 190 passed -HJ 1011
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/14/2019 House • Filed
2/20/2019 House • Referred to Higher Education and Career Readiness Subcommittee; Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee; Education Committee -HJ 88
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 88
3/11/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Higher Education and Career Readiness Subcommittee, 03/13/19, 9:30 am, Mashburn Hall
3/13/2019 House • CS by Higher Education and Career Readiness Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 5 -HJ 442
3/14/2019 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Higher Education and Career Readiness Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 425
3/15/2019 House • Now in Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 445
3/22/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee, 03/26/19, 3:30 pm, Webster Hall
3/26/2019 House • CS/CS by Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 9 NAYS 2 -HJ 537
3/28/2019 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 533
3/29/2019 House • Now in Education Committee -HJ 551
4/5/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Education Committee, 04/09/19, 2:00 pm, Webster Hall
4/9/2019 House • CS/CS/CS by- Education Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 1 -HJ 674
4/11/2019 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 672
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/17/19
• CS/CS/CS by Education Committee read 1st time -HJ 671
4/17/2019 House • Temporarily postponed, on 2nd Reading -HJ 695
4/22/2019 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/25/19
4/25/2019 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 875
• Amendment(s) failed (041643, 131141) -HJ 875, 876
• Amendment(s) adopted (501159) -HJ 876
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/26/2019 House • Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 925
4/29/2019 House • Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 950
• Laid on Table -- Companion bill SB 190 passed -HJ 1011