PUGH-HOWARD-TURNER,ART AND MCCARTHY.
HGH ED-UNDERREPRESENTED GROUPS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Underrepresented Groups Educational Research Act.
Authorizes the Board of Higher Education to distribute funds for
research projects relating to underrepresented groups in education and
the development of strategies, curricula, and programs to increase (i)
representation of those groups in postsecondary education, and (ii)
the number of faculty and administrators hired, promoted, and awarded
tenure from those groups. Effective immediately.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB238 fails to create a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE (Board of Higher Ed.)
The funds distributed pursuant to the provisions of HB 238
would be contingent upon the annual appropriation of funds by
the General Assembly and Governor.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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