Bills Pending New Jersey Assembly Higher Education Committee

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NJA5381IntroRequires financial aid award letter provided by institutions of higher education and certain proprietary schools be consistent with financial aid shopping sheet.
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2021-02-23
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5391IntroRequires institutions of higher education and private career schools to provide on website employment data of graduates; requires DOLWD to compile certain employment information.
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2021-02-23
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5379IntroProvides tuition benefits at public institutions of higher education for dependents of certain veterans.
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2021-02-23
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJAR228IntroUrges all institutions of higher education in the State to protect freedom of expression and open debate.
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2021-02-23
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5380IntroRequires institutions of higher education to provide certain student loan information.
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2021-02-23
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5316IntroMakes Fiscal Year 2021 supplemental appropriation of $700,000 to Social Services Student Loan Redemption Program.
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2021-01-29
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2358EngrossRequires registration of private education lenders; establishes protections for private education borrowers.
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2021-01-29
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5330IntroEstablishes protocols for notification and isolation in the event of COVID-19 infections at institutions of higher education and requires Secretary of Higher Education to develop date dashboard on COVID-19.
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2021-01-29
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5329IntroAuthorizes public institution of higher education to establish in-municipality tuition rate for students who graduate from public high schools located in the same municipality as the institution.
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2021-01-29
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5304IntroPermits cosigners to student loans under New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program to make payments on loans; allows gross income tax deduction for certain payments under NJCLASS Loan Program.
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2021-01-27
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5276IntroRequires students enrolled in public institutions of higher education to complete course on financial literacy.
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2021-01-25
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5275IntroRequires State Auditor to report on finances of public institutions of higher education.
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2021-01-25
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS1877EngrossRequires institutions of higher education and proprietary degree-granting institutions to provide transparency of tuition and fees to prospective and current students.
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2021-01-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5232IntroRequires public institutions of higher education to take various actions to improve campus diversity and directs Secretary of Higher Education to develop guidance regarding diversity in faculty search and selection process.
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2021-01-11
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJAJR204IntroDesignates April of each year as "Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) Month" in New Jersey.
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2021-01-11
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2932EngrossConcerns subcontracting agreements entered into by four-year public institutions of higher education.
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2020-12-17
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5117IntroProvides loan redemption for certain veterinarians who work at approved site for five years; annually appropriates $500,000.
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2020-12-10
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5071IntroRequires closure of a four-year public institution of higher education that fails to achieve a six-year graduation rate of at least 50 percent for full-time undergraduate students.
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2020-12-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5088Intro"Manufacturing in Higher Education Act"; requires various State entities to promote manufacturing career pathways for students and provides assistance to manufacturing industry.
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2020-12-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5068IntroRequires high school students to be assessed using college placement cut scores to determine readiness for college-level course work, and Commissioner of Education to develop plan to improve college and career counseling for students.
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2020-12-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA5070IntroDirects Secretary of Higher Education to revoke proprietary school's license to award academic degrees if school fails to achieve certain minimum graduation rates.
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2020-12-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2739EngrossEliminates US citizenship requirement for student representatives on boards of trustees of certain public institutions of higher education.
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2020-11-16
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4971IntroIncreases amount of New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust account that Higher Education Student Assistance Authority is authorized to exclude from consideration in evaluating student beneficiary's financial need for State scholarship or grant.
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2020-11-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4972IntroProvides State grants for new accounts opened under New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust (NJBEST) program; provides gross income tax credit for certain contributions to NJBEST accounts.
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2020-11-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJAR204IntroUrges institutions of higher education to temporarily waive SAT or ACT testing requirements for admission due to COVID-19 pandemic.
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2020-11-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4962IntroEstablishes "College Child Care Advisory Commission" to examine issues and develop recommendations on providing programs and services for college students who require child care services.
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2020-11-12
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NJA4929Intro"College Mental Health Services Act"; establishes grant program for public institutions of higher education and requires public institutions of higher education to report certain information concerning mental health treatment and suicides.
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2020-11-05
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJAR202IntroUrges Rutgers, The State University to memorialize United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by naming a building on campus after her.
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2020-11-05
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4858IntroRequires reporting and investigation of alleged incidents of sexual harassment and sexual violence at institutions of higher education and requires institutions to provide employee training on such reports.
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2020-10-22
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4817IntroExtends eligibility for tuition benefit to dependents of members of United States Armed Forces who died while on active duty.
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2020-10-19
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4836IntroEstablishes task force to evaluate quality, efficacy, costs, and educational outcomes of online courses offered by public and independent institutions of higher education during COVID-19 pandemic.
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2020-10-19
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4774IntroMakes Fiscal Year 2021 supplemental appropriation of $2 million to William Paterson University of New Jersey for Child Development Center.
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2020-10-08
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4735IntroRequires institution of higher education to provide victim-centered training to employees who assist student victims of sexual assault.
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2020-09-24
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4738Intro"Braeden's Law"; requires public colleges to adopt policy for prevention and treatment of exertional heat illness; requires pamphlet on heat stroke be provided to student-athletes, parents, and coaches at public colleges and K-12 schools.
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2020-09-24
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4736IntroRequires institutions of higher education to adopt affirmative consent standard and other policies regarding sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.
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2020-09-24
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS1228EngrossDirects Secretary of Higher Education to conduct study to determine extent and cause of outmigration of high school graduates to out-of-State colleges.
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2020-09-14
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4499IntroProvides that State operating aid for public or independent institution of higher education may be reduced under certain circumstances related to virtual or remote instruction and tuition and fees in 2020-2021 academic year.
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2020-08-10
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJSCR44EngrossUrges Secretary of Higher Education and Educational Opportunity Fund Board to study and modernize program regulations, particularly regulations related to student funding priority levels.
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2020-07-30
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS1236EngrossEstablishes New Jersey Higher Education Student Advisory Commission.
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2020-07-30
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4471IntroLimits responsibility of institutions of higher education to refund tuition for in-person instruction cancelled due to COVID-19 under certain conditions; limits additional fees institutions may charge for virtual instruction to actual additional cost...
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2020-07-30
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS807EngrossRequires institutions of higher education to distribute information on availability of allowance for dependent care expenses in determination of cost of attendance.
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2020-07-30
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS985EngrossProvides that public institutions of higher education may only reduce student's institutional financial aid upon receipt of private scholarship under certain circumstances.
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2020-07-30
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4408IntroGrants immunity from liability to institutions of higher education and certain employees for damages resulting from novel coronavirus disease.
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2020-07-16
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4396IntroEstablishes Frontline Health Care Worker Loan Forgiveness Program.
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2020-07-16
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4395IntroRequires registration of private education lenders; establishes protections for private education borrowers.
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2020-07-16
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4342IntroRequires county colleges and four-year public institutions of higher education to award college credits to police officers for certain courses completed at county police academies.
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2020-07-02
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4260IntroProvides tuition benefits at public institutions of higher education to New Jersey residents who are members of reserve component of Armed Forces of United States.
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2020-06-15
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4051IntroExempts public institutions of higher education from motor vehicle registration fee.
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2020-05-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4089IntroClarifies that law enforcement officers employed by educational institutions may possess firearms on campus.
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2020-05-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3927IntroRequires institution of higher education to provide refund or credit to students for unused on-campus student housing and meal plans due to COVID-19 public health emergency.
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2020-04-13
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
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