RI S0942 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on May 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-12 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: Senate Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishes board of trustees for URI; establishes transfer of URI research foundation authority to board of governors if foundation dissolved; removes authority of council on postsecondary education over URI, requires disclosure of tuition waivers.

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Relating To The Governance Of The University Of Rhode Island



2019-06-12SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-06-10SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/12/2019)
2019-06-05SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-06-03SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/05/2019)
2019-05-30SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Education

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