COMMITTEE:    Higher Education 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 19, 2017 

PLACE:        E1.012 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Kel Seliger 



To consider the following:


SB 828        Seliger                
Relating to certain academic programs and projects undertaken by public institutions of higher education at an off-campus academic or research site or a similar location.

SB 1367       Menéndez               
Relating to policies and training regarding the use of epinephrine auto-injectors by public institutions of higher education; providing immunity.

SB 1782       West                   
Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for returning adult students at public institutions of higher education and to the tuition rate that may be charged to those students for certain excessive undergraduate hours.

SB 1813       Buckingham             
Relating to common admission application forms for institutions of higher education.

SB 2082       Taylor, Larry          
Relating to the work-study student mentorship program administered by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

SB 2118       Seliger                
Relating to authorization by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for certain public junior colleges to offer baccalaureate degree programs.

Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 20 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.


The Committee may also consider pending business.




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SB 2032


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