WV SB273 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Introduced on February 13 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-03-24 - To Finance
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to provide a tax credit for education expenses and to enact an educational savings account program; providing a short title and definitions; qualifying for an educational savings account; amount of the account; responsibilities of the Treasurer; eligibility requirements for participating entities; responsibilities of resident school districts; and legal proceedings.

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Establishing Education Savings Account Pilot Program



2017-03-24SenateTo Finance
2017-03-24SenateMotion to recommit to Education rejected
2017-03-24SenateCommittee substitute reported, but first to Finance
2017-02-13SenateTo Education
2017-02-13SenateIntroduced in Senate
2017-02-13SenateTo Education then Finance
2017-02-13SenateFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB2689 (Similar To) 2017-02-24 - To House Education


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