COMMITTEE:    Higher Education 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Wednesday, April 26, 2017 

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



To consider the following:


SB 537        Hinojosa               
Relating to requiring the disclosure of special course fees at public institutions of higher education.

SB 1151       Buckingham             
Relating to the protection of expressive activities at public institutions of higher education.

SB 1746       Hinojosa               
Relating to workforce continuing education offered by public junior colleges.

SB 1799       West                   
Relating to the student loan default prevention and financial aid literacy pilot program.

SB 1964       Creighton              
Relating to the use of land in Jones State Forest for academic and economic purposes.

SB 2079       Taylor, Larry          
Relating to a requirement that a student's postsecondary transcript include the average or median grade awarded in each class.

SB 2109       Menéndez               
Relating to a requirement that each public institution of higher education develop and implement a strategic plan for the prevention of sexual assault and unplanned pregnancy.

SB 2247       Hughes                 
Relating to the Paris Junior College District.

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.