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CS/CS/HB 909: Higher Education
GENERAL BILL by Education Committee ; Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee ; Rommel ; Clemons ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Ahern ; Fischer ; Metz ; Porter ; Rodrigues
Higher Education; Revising and providing methods of recognition for academic achievement; requiring the Board of Governors to report on the intellectual freedom and viewpoint diversity at each state university; creating the "Campus Free Expression Act"; revising Bright Futures Scholarship eligibility requirements for students enrolled in the student enrollment pilot program, etc.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died on Calendar, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 215 (Ch. 2018-130), HB 5003 (Ch. 2018-10), CS/SB 4 (Ch. 2018-4)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee; Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; Education Committee -HJ 80
• Introduced -HJ 80
• On Committee agenda-- Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee, 01/23/18, 3:30 pm, Mashburn Hall
• Favorable by Post-Secondary Education Subcommittee; YEAS 9 NAYS 5 -HJ 411
• Now in Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee -HJ 411
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee, 01/30/18, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
• CS by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 4 -HJ 476
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Civil Justice and Claims Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 468
• Now in Education Committee -HJ 491
• PCS on Committee agenda-- Education Committee, 02/21/18, 10:00 am, Reed Hall
• CS/CS by- Education Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 6 -HJ 659
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Education Committee read 1st time -HJ 658
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 679
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/02/18
• Read 2nd time -HJ 788, 789
• Amendment(s) adopted (146995, 632925, 921037) -HJ 789, 790
• Amendment(s) failed (561549) -HJ 789
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 850
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 954
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 1024
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 215 (Ch. 2018-130), HB 5003 (Ch. 2018-10), CS/SB 4 (Ch. 2018-4)
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