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NJS1922IntroAllows gross income tax deduction for employees for amounts paid by employers for certain educational assistance programs for employees and for employee's student loans.
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2018-02-22
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJSR53IntroUrges National Collegiate Athletic Association to strictly enforce college football rules prohibiting contact by or to a player's head or helmet to help ensure player safety.
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2018-02-22
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1927IntroApplies provisions of "New Jersey College Student and Parent Consumer Information Act" to proprietary schools and limits eligibility for State student assistance programs to students enrolled in certain proprietary schools.
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2018-02-22
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1937IntroRequires textbook publishers to provide public institutions of higher education with information on price and availability of textbooks.
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2018-02-22
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1928IntroDirects 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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2018-02-22
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1866IntroRequires public institution of higher education to post on website information concerning cost, purpose, and benefit to students when institution conducts advertising campaign.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJAR125IntroUrges Congress to pass H.R.2366 allowing for discharge of student loan debt in bankruptcy.
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2018-02-15
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS1880IntroAdds two employees to boards of trustees of State colleges and county colleges.
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2018-02-15
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA3270IntroAuthorizes public institution of higher education to establish in-municipality tuition rate for students who graduate from public high schools located in the same municipality as the institution.
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2018-02-12
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3255IntroRequires four-year institutions of higher education to offer bachelor's degree programs that may be completed in three years.
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2018-02-12
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NJA3272IntroRequires public institutions of higher education to submit proposed tuition and fees for upcoming academic year to Secretary of Higher Education for review.
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2018-02-12
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NJA3253IntroRequires public institutions of higher education to provide student-athletes who lose athletic scholarships because of injuries sustained while participating in athletic program with equivalent scholarships.
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2018-02-12
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NJA3254IntroRequires institutions of higher education to develop plan to offer open textbooks to students.
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2018-02-12
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NJA3343IntroAdds two student representatives to board of governors of Rutgers University.
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2018-02-12
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NJA3324IntroRequires 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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2018-02-12
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NJA3104IntroIncreases campus security by allowing institutions of higher education to offer partial tuition credit to police officers enrolled at the institution who agree to be on duty while attending classes.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3085IntroRequires institutions of higher education to send out annual student debt letters; requires students enrolled in public institutions of higher education to complete course on student loan debt repayment.
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2018-02-08
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJA3094IntroEstablishes "Succeed in New Jersey" student loan reimbursement program for certain New Jersey residents employed in designated fields.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3089IntroRequires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to establish income-driven repayment option and loan rehabilitation program for borrowers under New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3092IntroEstablishes "New Jersey College Ready Students Program Act"; provides tuition-free dual enrollment opportunity at county college for certain high school students.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3091IntroEstablishes "College Credit Requirement Commission" to examine academic credit requirements for associate and baccalaureate degree programs and academic majors at New Jersey's institutions of higher education.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3070IntroRequires institutions of higher education to test for lead in drinking water annually, report test results, and install lead filters or treatment devices.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3080IntroDirects New Jersey Economic Development Authority and Secretary of Higher Education to promote establishment of higher education and business partnerships.
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2018-02-08
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NJS1794IntroRequires institutions of higher education to send out annual student debt letters; requires students enrolled in public institutions of higher education to complete course on student loan debt repayment.
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2018-02-08
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJA3090IntroEstablishes 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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2018-02-08
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NJS1832IntroEstablishes a loan redemption program for public school teachers who meet certain academic requirements and teach Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics subjects or special education.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3239IntroRequires State Auditor to conduct audit of fees charged by public institutions of higher education.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3237IntroEstablishes "New Jersey Higher Education Funding Formula Commission."
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2018-02-08
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NJA3144IntroEstablishes loan redemption program for certain teachers under which they are permitted to redeem loan amounts received under New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students Loan Program through employment in public schools.
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2018-02-08
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NJS1833IntroRequires members of governing boards of public institutions of higher education to complete a training program developed by Secretary on Higher Education.
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2018-02-08
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NJS1834IntroRequires each public institution of higher education to post its budget on the institution's website.
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2018-02-08
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NJS1815IntroDirects Secretary of Higher Education to establish performance-based funding plans for public institutions of higher education.
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2018-02-08
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NJA3146IntroProhibits institutions of higher education from requiring students who have children to purchase meal plans, live in on-campus housing, or pay gym fees.
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2018-02-08
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NJS1831IntroEstablishes 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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2018-02-08
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1618IntroRequires institution of higher education to award appropriate credit for student's military service.
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2018-02-05
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1628IntroAdds two student representatives to board of governors of Rutgers University.
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2018-02-05
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJSR43IntroUrges AG to take legal action against Navient for damaging and deceptive student loan practices.
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2018-02-05
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1620IntroProvides tuition benefits at public institutions of higher education for dependents of certain veterans.
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2018-02-05
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1604IntroAllows gross income tax deductions for contributions to the NJBEST program.
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2018-02-05
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1621IntroEstablishes "Higher Education Manufacturing Grant Program" for public institutions of higher education to establish or expand programs in manufacturing fields.
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2018-02-05
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
NJS1775IntroRequires binding arbitration for certain matters relating to dismissals or reductions in salary of tenured persons employed in a teaching capacity at a county college.
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2018-02-05
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NJS1136EngrossAllows gross income tax deduction for certain student loan interest.
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2018-02-01
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS769EngrossRequires four-year institutions of higher education to offer accelerated three-year baccalaureate degree programs.
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2018-02-01
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS770EngrossAllows students to use certain grant awards during summer session.
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2018-02-01
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS768EngrossRequires institutions of higher education to develop open textbook plan.
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2018-02-01
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NJS1265EngrossProvides 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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2018-02-01
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS763EngrossRevises and renames NJSTARS; repeals NJSTARS II; establishes NJ HonorScholars Program.
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2018-02-01
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NJS767EngrossDirects 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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2018-02-01
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS869EngrossPermits establishment by county and four-year institutions of higher education of three plus one degree programs for receipt of baccalaureate degree after spending three years at county college and one year at senior institution.
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2018-02-01
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS1398IntroRequires 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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2018-02-01
To Senate Higher Eduction Committee
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