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NJS2961IntroIncreases age of dependent for whom gross income tax exemption for higher education expenses may be claimed from under 22 years to under 25 years.
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2018-09-17
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA4429IntroDirects Secretary of Higher Education to develop gainful employment requirement that public institutions of higher education and certain proprietary schools must meet to participate in State student assistance programs.
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2018-09-17
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJAR185IntroDisapproves actions of Rutgers, the State University, in making excessive payouts to certain departing administrators, officials, and coaches.
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2018-09-17
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4356IntroIncreases age of dependent for whom gross income tax exemption for higher education expenses may be claimed from under 22 years to under 25 years.
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2018-09-13
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2873IntroDirects Secretary of Higher Education to develop gainful employment requirement that public institutions of higher education and certain proprietary schools must meet to participate in State student assistance programs.
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2018-08-27
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA4309IntroRequires parent to provide financial information to Higher Education Student Assistance Authority if parent's dependent applies to State for student financial aid.
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2018-07-30
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4270IntroEstablishes task force to examine issues and develop recommendations concerning student access to adequate food and housing while enrolled at institutions of higher education.
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2018-06-27
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2798IntroRequires parent to provide financial information to Higher Education Student Assistance Authority if parent's dependent applies to State for student financial aid.
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2018-06-27
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS2796Intro"Military Priority Registration Act"; grants priority course registration to military service members and veterans attending public institutions of higher education.
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2018-06-27
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA4237Intro"Military Priority Registration Act"; grants priority course registration to military service members and veterans attending public institutions of higher education.
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2018-06-25
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2787IntroClarifies that certain students are eligible for NJ STARS and NJ STARS II scholarship upon initial enrollment at institution of higher education on part-time basis.
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2018-06-25
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA841EngrossProvides for establishment of county college certificate programs to meet needs of certain regional employers.
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2018-06-25
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS2055EngrossPermits incarcerated persons to receive student financial aid.
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2018-06-25
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2303EngrossRequires establishment of Work and Learn Consortiums by certain educational institutions to establish certificate and degree programs identified in high labor-demand industries.
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2018-06-21
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS518EngrossDirects 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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2018-06-11
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2684IntroProvides 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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2018-06-11
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS2683IntroRequires certain student identification cards to contain telephone number for suicide prevention hotline.
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2018-06-11
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA4115IntroClarifies that certain students are eligible for NJ STARS and NJ STARS II scholarship upon initial enrollment at institution of higher education on part-time basis.
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2018-06-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4079IntroRevises standards for contracting at State colleges to mirror standards applicable to public research universities; increases bid threshold for all four-year public institutions of higher education to $100,000.
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2018-06-04
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4094IntroAuthorizes Class Three special law enforcement officers to provide security at public and private colleges.
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2018-06-04
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA4057IntroDirects Secretary of Higher Education to establish guaranteed transfer pathways.
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2018-06-04
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2617IntroRevises standards for contracting at State colleges to mirror standards applicable to public research universities.
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2018-05-31
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJSJR81IntroUrges President and Congress to enact "529 Opening Paths to Invest in Our Nation's Students Act."
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2018-05-31
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA3983IntroRequires public institutions of higher education to establish plans concerning cyber security and prevention of cyber attacks.
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2018-05-17
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3990IntroAllows dependent students whose parents or guardians hold H1 visas to qualify for in-State tuition at public institutions of higher education provided they meet certain criteria.
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2018-05-17
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2555IntroAllows dependent students whose parents or guardians hold H1 visas to qualify for in-State tuition at public institutions of higher education provided they meet certain criteria.
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2018-05-14
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS2544IntroPermits 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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2018-05-14
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS2542IntroProvides additional State aid to county colleges for students enrolled in postsecondary career and technical education certificate programs.
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2018-05-14
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA3941IntroRequires Secretary of Higher Education, in consultation with various entities, to design a manufacturing career pathway to provide students with skills necessary to gain employment in manufacturing sector.
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2018-05-10
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3903IntroEstablishes Loan Modification and Consolidation Program for certain borrowers in New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program.
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2018-05-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3853IntroEstablishes loan redemption program for teachers in certain fields to redeem loan amounts received under New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students Loan Program through employment in certain failing schools.
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2018-05-07
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2509IntroRequires members of governing boards of public institutions of higher education to complete training program when review by Middle States Commission on Higher Education indicates governance deficiencies.
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2018-04-16
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS2488IntroProvides 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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2018-04-16
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA3849IntroEliminates eligibility time limit on tuition benefits for spouses of certain public safety workers killed in performance of their duties.
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2018-04-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3836Intro"Higher Education Citizenship Equality Act;" defines domicile for dependent students for the purpose of eligibility for State student loans, grants, and scholarships, and resident tuition rate.
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2018-04-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3844IntroRequires New Jersey Educational Facilities Authority to annually prepare report on debt held by public institutions of higher education.
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2018-04-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJAJR117IntroUrges President and Congress to enact "529 Opening Paths to Invest in Our Nation's Students Act."
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2018-04-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS700Engross"Higher Education Citizenship Equality Act;" defines domicile for dependent students for the purpose of eligibility for State student loans, grants, and scholarships, and resident tuition rate.
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2018-04-05
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3763IntroRemoves exclusion of "nonimmigrant aliens" from qualifying for in-State tuition rates at public institutions of higher education under certain conditions.
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2018-04-05
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3753IntroExempts public institutions of higher education from motor vehicle registration fee.
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2018-04-05
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3807IntroRequires certain student identification cards to contain telephone number for suicide prevention hotline.
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2018-04-05
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2403IntroExpands Tuition Aid Grant program to part-time undergraduates.
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2018-04-05
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJAR152IntroUrges Congress to amend tax code to exclude all forms of discharged student loans from federal income tax.
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2018-04-05
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2393IntroRequires 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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2018-04-05
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS376EngrossEliminates eligibility time limit on tuition benefits for spouses of certain public safety workers killed in performance of their duties.
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2018-04-05
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA992IntroProvides sales and use tax exemption for sales of natural gas, and charges for transportation or transmission of natural gas, to public colleges and universities.
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2018-03-28
Reviewed by the Sales Tax Review Commission Recommend to not enact
NJA3722IntroPermits incarcerated persons to receive student financial aid.
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2018-03-22
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3720IntroRequires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to consider combined income of all cosigners on application for participation in New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program.
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2018-03-22
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2320IntroEstablishes study commission to examine development of mutually beneficial relationships between institutions of higher education and municipalities.
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2018-03-22
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA3707IntroRequires institutions of higher education to provide greater assistance to certain students with military obligations.
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2018-03-22
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
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