DE HB123 | 2021-2022 | 151st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 18-0)
Status: Passed on October 21 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-10-21 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


This Act supports children who spent part or all of their teen years in the State's foster care system to access higher education by providing a tuition waiver program to cover the cost of tuition, fees, and (where offered) room and board at a public Delaware college or university.

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An Act To Amend Title 14 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Financial Assistance For Higher Education For Youth Who Have Been In Foster Care.


Roll Calls

2021-06-29 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-06-22 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 39 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-10-21 Signed by Governor
2021-06-29 Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES
2021-06-29 Reported Out of Committee (Education) in Senate with 3 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
2021-06-22 Assigned to Education Committee in Senate
2021-06-22 Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 NO
2021-06-16 Reported Out of Committee (Education) in House with 4 Favorable, 7 On Its Merits
2021-06-08 Introduced and Assigned to Education Committee in House

Delaware State Sources

Bill Comments