90th General Assembly
Summary of HB0238
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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

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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