House Bill 1343: Changes Eligibility Requirements for HOPE Scholarship

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House Bill 1343: Changes Eligibility Requirements for HOPE Scholarship
Sponsors:
Representative Jimmy Matlock
Summary:

This is a companion bill to Senate Bill 1237. It would change the eligibility requirements for home school graduates to receive a HOPE scholarship by adding a 3.0 grade point average as one means by which the student may qualify.

HSLDA's Position:
Support.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

02/16/2011     (House)     Filed for introduction
02/17/2011     (House)     Introduced
02/17/2011     (House)     Passed first consideration
02/23/2011     (House)     Passed second consideration
02/23/2011     (House)     Referred to Education Committee
03/01/2011     (House)     Assigned to General Sub of Education
03/30/2011     (House)     Placed on subcommittee calendar for 4/6/2011
04/06/2011     (House)     Action deferred to 4/13/2011
04/06/2011     (House)     Placed on subcommittee calendar for 4/13/2011
04/13/2011     (House)     Taken off notice for calendar in subcommittee
02/29/2012     (House)     Placed on subcommittee calendar for 3/7/2012
03/07/2012     (House)     Taken off notice for calendar in subcommittee
05/01/2012     (House)     Bill died when legislature adjourned

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