IN HB1449 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on May 4 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-04 - Public Law 235
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Twenty-first century scholars program. Provides that the commission for higher education shall do the following: (1) In cooperation with the department of education, identify students who meet the requirements to participate in the twenty-first century scholars program (program). (2) Notify the student and the custodial parent or guardian of the student, if the student is an unemancipated minor, that: (A) the student is eligible to participate in the program; (B) the student must agree to the conditions required to participate in the program; and (C) the student has the right to opt out of the program at any time.

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Twenty-first century scholars program.


Roll Calls

2023-04-19 - House - House - House concurred in Senate amendments (Y: 89 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2023-04-11 - Senate - Senate - Third reading (Y: 48 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-02-16 - House - House - Third reading (Y: 92 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2023-05-04HousePublic Law 235
2023-05-04HouseSigned by the Governor
2023-04-28SenateSigned by the President of the Senate
2023-04-28SenateSigned by the President Pro Tempore
2023-04-24HouseSigned by the Speaker
2023-04-19HouseHouse concurred in Senate amendments; Roll Call 456: yeas 89, nays 1
2023-04-17HouseMotion to concur filed
2023-04-12SenateReturned to the House with amendments
2023-04-11SenateSenator Becker added as cosponsor
2023-04-11SenateThird reading: passed; Roll Call 374: yeas 48, nays 0
2023-04-10SenateSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2023-04-06SenateCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2023-04-03SenateSenator Randolph added as cosponsor
2023-03-16SenateCommittee report: amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations
2023-03-14SenateSenators Ford J.D. and Leising added as cosponsors
2023-03-09SenateSenator Yoder added as cosponsor
2023-02-27SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Education and Career Development
2023-02-17HouseReferred to the Senate
2023-02-16HouseRepresentative Morris added as coauthor
2023-02-16HouseRepresentative Davis M removed as coauthor
2023-02-16HouseThird reading: passed; Roll Call 148: yeas 92, nays 1
2023-02-16HouseCosponsor: Senator Qaddoura
2023-02-16HouseSenate sponsors: Senators Raatz, Melton, Ford Jon
2023-02-13HouseSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2023-02-09HouseCommittee report: do pass, adopted
2023-02-02HouseReferred to the Committee on Ways and Means pursuant to House Rule 127
2023-02-02HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2023-01-30HouseRepresentatives Behning and Davis M added as coauthors
2023-01-17HouseRepresentative Smith, V. added as coauthor
2023-01-17HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Education
2023-01-17HouseAuthored by Representative Harris


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