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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
NJS2046EngrossRequires institutions of higher education and proprietary degree-granting institutions to improve transparency of tuition and fees.
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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
NJS2516IntroEstablishes "New Jersey Higher Education Funding Formula Commission."
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2018-04-16
[Hearing: Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm]
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
NJA3829IntroDirects Secretary of Higher Education to establish communication campaign to encourage students to enroll in 30 credits per year and institutions to report to secretary on strategies and incentives to accomplish this goal.
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2018-04-12
[Hearing: Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm]
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
NJS2317IntroEstablishes New Jersey Civic Information Consortium; appropriates $20 million from General Fund and $1 million annually thereafter.
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2018-03-22
[Hearing: Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm]
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
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
NJA3712IntroProvides for inclusion of students who receive equivalent instruction elsewhere than at school in NJ STARS Program.
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2018-03-22
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3680IntroRequires each public institution of higher education to post its budget on the institution's website.
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2018-03-13
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3681IntroRequires textbook publishers to provide public institutions of higher education with information on price and availability of textbooks.
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2018-03-13
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3669Intro"Madison Holleran Proper Reporting Act"; requires institutions of higher education to post information on student suicides and attempted suicides on website.
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2018-03-13
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3634IntroProvides that no more than 120 credits will be required for baccalaureate degree awarded by a public institution and no more than 60 credits for an associate degree.
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2018-03-12
[Hearing: Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm]
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3572IntroRequires students enrolled in public institutions of higher education to complete course on financial literacy.
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2018-03-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3625IntroRequires institutions of higher education and proprietary degree-granting institutions to improve transparency of tuition and fees.
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2018-03-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3628IntroEstablishes New Jersey Civic Information Consortium; appropriates $20 million from General Fund and $1 million annually thereafter.
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2018-03-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS2191IntroProvides gross income tax deductions for contributions by certain taxpayers to the New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust (NJBEST) Program.
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2018-03-08
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS2209IntroEstablishes gross income tax credit for full-time tuition cost at certain New Jersey institutions of post-secondary education.
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2018-03-08
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
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