Bill Summary

SB 4 Higher Education (2018 Session)
Higher Education; Citing this act as the "Florida Excellence in Higher Education Act of 2018"; establishing the World Class Faculty and Scholar Program; authorizing state university investments in certain faculty retention, recruitment, and recognition activities; establishing the State University Professional and Graduate Degree Excellence Program; authorizing a student to use Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program awards for summer term enrollment; extending coverage of the Benacquisto Scholarship Program to include tuition and fees for qualified nonresident students, etc. Effective Date: Upon becoming a law
08/30/17
SENATE
Filed
08/30/17
SENATE
Referred to Education; Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education; Appropriations
09/05/17
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On Committee agenda - Education, 09/12/17, 3:30 pm, 412 K
09/06/17
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Meeting Cancelled - Education, 09/12/17, 3:30 pm, 412 K
10/02/17
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On Committee agenda - Education, 10/09/17, 3:30 p.m., 412 K
10/09/17
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Favorable by Education; 9 Yeas, 0 Nays
10/10/17
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Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education
10/30/17
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On Committee agenda - Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education, 11/08/17, 2:00 pm, 412 K
11/08/17
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Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education; 6 Yeas, 0 Nays
11/08/17
SENATE
Now in Appropriations
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Filed on 08/30/17
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