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Amendment

 

February Session, 2018

LCO No. 4324

   
 

*SB0035304324SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. BOUCHER, 26th Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 353

File No. 221

Cal. No. 146

"AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OF THE CONNECTICUT HOPE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM."

Change the effective date of section 1 to "Effective July 1, 2020"

In line 56, strike "2019" and insert in lieu thereof "2021"

After line 59, insert:

"(h) The Office of Higher Education shall study and recommend available and appropriate state, federal or private sources of funding for the Connecticut Hope Scholarship program. Such study shall include, but need not be limited to, an examination of how similar scholarship programs are funded in other states. Not later than July 1, 2019, the office shall submit such report with any recommendations, in accordance with the provisions of section 11-4a of the general statutes, to the joint standing committee of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to higher education."