House Bill 1415 and Senate Bill 2642: Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program

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House Bill 1415 and Senate Bill 2642: Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program
House Senate
Sponsors:
Representative Tobia
Sponsors:
Senator Baker
Summary:

Revises Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program beginning with initial awards for 2011 fall term; provides that, for students receiving initial awards beginning with 2011 fall term, program shall consist of five levels of awards; specifies eligibility requirements & award amounts for each level of award; provides requirements for renewal of awards; provides that tuition differential shall be included in calculation of award amounts beginning with initial awards for 2011 fall term.

Summary:

Revises the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program beginning with initial awards to students for the 2011 fall term. Provides that, for students receiving initial awards beginning with the 2011 fall term, said scholarship program shall consist of five levels of awards. Provides that the tuition differential shall be included in the calculation of such scholarship program award amounts, etc.

Status:

2/26/2010 Filed
3/02/2010 1st Reading
3/10/2010 Referred to State Universities & Private Colleges Policy Committee and Education Policy Council
4/30/2010 Died in State Universities & Private Colleges Policy Committee

Status:

2/26/2010 S Filed
3/09/2010 S Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Finance and Tax; Higher Education Appropriations -SJ 00224
3/11/2010 S Introduced -SJ 00224
4/30/2010 S Died in Committee on Education Pre-K - 12

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

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