Bills Pending New Jersey Senate Higher Eduction Committee

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NJSR86Intro
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Urges President and Congress of United States to continue federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.
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2022-05-19
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NJS2651Intro
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Establishes Textbook Grant Program for State Interns.
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2022-05-16
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NJS2641Intro
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Establishes Veterans State Government Fellowship program.
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2022-05-16
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NJSR83Intro
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Commemorates 50th anniversary of Pell Grant program.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2581Intro
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Directs Secretary of Higher Education to study prevalence, cost, and quality of certain on-line courses compared to traditional classroom courses offered by institutions of higher education.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2595Intro
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Establishes "Succeed in New Jersey" student loan reimbursement program for certain New Jersey residents employed in designated fields.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2584Intro
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Requires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to develop pathway to nursing scholarship for health care workers who want to become nurses; appropriates $1 million.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2590Intro
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Makes supplemental appropriation of $1.5 million to provide tuition assistance for students enrolled at Thomas Edison State University.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2551Intro
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Requires public institutions of higher education to waive tuition and fees for Medal of Honor and Purple Heart Medal military recipients.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2568Intro
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Requires public service employer to certify employment of qualifying employees under federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program; requires Secretary of Higher Education to develop materials to promote Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2578Intro
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Establishes New Jersey Center for Study and Prevention of Suicide at Rutgers School of Public Health.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2543Intro
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Requires membership of boards of trustees of State colleges and universities and county colleges to include two college employees.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2567Intro
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Prohibits institutions of higher education and degree-granting proprietary institutions from using applications for admission that inquire about applicant's criminal history; establishes "Universal College Application Development Task Force" to devel...
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2022-05-12
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NJS2511Intro
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Requires institutions of higher education to provide greater assistance to certain students with military obligations.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2566Intro
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Allows students to use certain grant awards during summer session.
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2022-05-12
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NJS2420Intro
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Establishes tuition reimbursement program for certain advanced practice nurses who provide home health care services.
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2022-05-09
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NJS2470Intro
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Permits students at public institutions of higher education to donate unused meal plan funds to emergency meal fund for distribution to New Jersey food banks.
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2022-05-09
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NJS2469Intro
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Requires institution of higher education to provide victim-centered training to employees who assist student victims of sexual assault.
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2022-05-09
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NJS2421Intro
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Permits county improvement authorities to establish student loan refinancing loan programs.
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2022-05-09
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NJS2403Intro
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Prohibits institution of higher education that provides child care from charging student-parent who receives child care voucher under "New Jersey Cares for Kids Program" an amount for child care in excess of voucher amount.
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2022-03-24
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NJS2402Intro
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Requires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to suspend accrual of interest on certain New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students Loan Program loans in deferment or forbearance.
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2022-03-24
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NJS2400Intro
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Establishes program to provide free tuition under State Tuition Aid Grant Program to certain students who are accepted to public four-year institutions of higher education and elect to attend county college for first two years.
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2022-03-24
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NJS2361Intro
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Establishes Gold Star Family Scholarship Program; appropriates $100,000 from General Fund to Higher Education Student Assistance Authority.
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2022-03-21
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NJS2319Intro
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Establishes "New Jersey College Ready Students Program Act"; provides tuition-free dual enrollment opportunities at county college for certain high school students.
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2022-03-21
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NJS2309Intro
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Makes supplemental appropriation of $3.5 million for Community College Opportunity Grant - Adult Postsecondary Career and Technical Education.
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2022-03-21
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NJS2258Intro
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Requires 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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2022-03-10
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NJSCR95Intro
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Expresses support for new School of Veterinary Medicine at Rowan University.
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2022-03-07
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NJS2165Intro
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Prohibits public institutions of higher education from increasing resident undergraduate tuition by more than 4 percent over the prior academic year.
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2022-03-07
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NJS2199Intro
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Modifies Community College Opportunity Grant Program to permit adult students enrolled in postsecondary career and technical education programs to receive financial assistance.
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2022-03-07
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NJS2125Intro
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Eliminates eligibility time limit on tuition benefits for spouses of certain public safety workers killed in performance of their duties.
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2022-03-07
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NJS2195Intro
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"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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2022-03-07
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NJS2122Intro
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Aligns contracting standards of Stockton University for its Atlantic City campus with those governing State public research universities.
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2022-03-07
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NJS2061Intro
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Expands Tuition Aid Grant program to part-time undergraduates.
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2022-03-03
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NJS2074Intro
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Requires proprietary degree-granting institutions to disclose status as for-profit businesses and requires institutions of higher education and proprietary degree-granting institutions to disclose accreditation status.
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2022-03-03
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NJS2066Intro
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Requires textbook publishers to provide public institutions of higher education with information on price and availability of textbooks.
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2022-03-03
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NJS1976Intro
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Establishes "Minority-Serving State College and University Stabilization Program" in Office of Secretary of Higher Education; appropriates $20 million.
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2022-03-03
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NJS1974Intro
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Requires registration of private education lenders; establishes protections for private education borrowers.
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2022-03-03
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NJS1948Intro
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Appropriates $300,000 from General Fund to New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station at Rutgers University.
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2022-03-03
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NJS1905Intro
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Requires public institutions of higher education to waive or reimburse application fees and transcript fees for veterans and members of the military.
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2022-03-03
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NJS2060Intro
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Directs 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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2022-03-03
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NJS2056Intro
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Phases out State tuition aid grants for students enrolled in proprietary institutions.
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2022-03-03
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NJS1792Intro
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Exempts proprietary institution licensed to offer academic degrees that has operated in State for at least 25 years from requirement to provide teach-out plan in event of potential closure.
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2022-02-28
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NJS1733Intro
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Establishes pilot program to provide guidance to students applying for federal financial aid.
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2022-02-28
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NJS1737Intro
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Establishes "New Jersey Higher Education Funding Formula Commission."
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2022-02-28
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NJS1688Intro
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Provides that former law enforcement officers who retired due to disability are eligible to receive tuition assistance to attend public institution of higher education or proprietary institution licensed to confer academic degrees.
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2022-02-28
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NJS1808Intro
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Requires campus diversity actions at public institutions of higher education and directs Secretary of Higher Education and Division on Civil Rights to develop guidance regarding diversity in faculty search and selection process.
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2022-02-28
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NJS1706Intro
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Provides free tuition at public institutions of higher education for surviving spouses and dependent children of military personnel killed in performance of duties.
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2022-02-28
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NJS1732Intro
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Establishes "Supporting Educational and Entrepreneurial Development (S.E.E.D.) Program" in Office of Secretary of Higher Education.
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2022-02-28
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NJS1639Intro
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Requires Secretary of Higher Education, in consultation with various entities, to design manufacturing career pathway to provide students with skills necessary to gain employment in manufacturing sector.
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2022-02-14
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NJS1658Intro
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Establishes tuition reimbursement program for students enrolled in certain private postsecondary educational schools.
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2022-02-14
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