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CS/HB 845: Higher Education

GENERAL BILL by Post-Secondary Education and Lifelong Learning Subcommittee ; Smith, D. ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Bartleman ; Caruso ; Chaney ; Gottlieb ; LaMarca ; McClain ; Persons-Mulicka ; Salzman

Higher Education; Prohibiting the use of state funds to join or maintain membership in an association under certain circumstances; requiring the Board of Governors to provide certain notice to an association under certain circumstances, etc.

Effective Date: 6/29/2021
Last Action: 7/6/2021 - Chapter No. 2021-217; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1028 (Ch. 2021-35)
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/9/2021 House • Filed
2/22/2021 House • Referred to Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee
• Referred to Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee
• Referred to Education & Employment Committee
• Now in Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee
3/1/2021 House • Added to Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee agenda
3/2/2021 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
3/3/2021 House • Favorable with CS by Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee
• Reported out of Post-Secondary Education & Lifelong Learning Subcommittee
3/4/2021 House • Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a)
• CS Filed
• Referred to Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee
• Referred to Education & Employment Committee
• Now in Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee
• Added to Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
• 1st Reading (Committee Substitute 1)
3/8/2021 House • Favorable by Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee
3/9/2021 House • Reported out of Higher Education Appropriations Subcommittee
• Now in Education & Employment Committee
4/2/2021 House • Added to Education & Employment Committee agenda
4/6/2021 House • Favorable by Education & Employment Committee
• Reported out of Education & Employment Committee
• Bill released to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
4/15/2021 House • Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/20/2021)
4/16/2021 House • Amendment 686963 filed
4/20/2021 House • Read 2nd time
• Amendment 686963 adopted
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
4/21/2021 House • Read 3rd time
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 119, NAYS 0
• Message sent to senate
4/21/2021 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Appropriations -SJ 566
• Received -SJ 566
4/30/2021 Senate • Withdrawn from Appropriations -SJ 1011
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for CS/SB 1672 -SJ 1011
• Read 2nd time -SJ 1011
• Amendment(s) adopted (272034) -SJ 1025
• Read 3rd time -SJ 1025
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 1 -SJ 1025
4/30/2021 House • In Messages
• Amendment 283105 filed
• Added to Senate Message List
• Amendment 962877 filed
• Amendment 283105 adopted
• Amendment 962877 Failed
• Concurred in Senate amendment 272034 as amended
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 114, NAYS 2
• Message sent to senate
4/30/2021 Senate • In returning messages
• Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (283105) -SJ 1288
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 29 NAYS 10 -SJ 1289
4/30/2021 House • In Messages
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled
6/23/2021 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/29/2021 • Approved by Governor
7/6/2021 • Chapter No. 2021-217; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1028 (Ch. 2021-35)