COMMITTEE:    Higher Education 

TIME & DATE:  10:00 AM, Monday, May 15, 2017 

PLACE:        2E.20 (Betty King Cmte. Rm.) 
CHAIR:        Senator Kel Seliger 



To consider the following:


HB 16         Lozano | et al.         SP: Watson
Relating to sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking at public and private postsecondary educational institutions.

HB 17         Lozano                  SP: Seliger
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Higher Education Innovation Accelerator for public institutions of higher education.

HB 385        Murphy | et al.         SP: Hughes
Relating to the elimination of certain formula funding and dropped course restrictions for students enrolled in  accelerated, affordable baccalaureate programs at public institutions of higher education.

HB 961        Rodriguez, Justin       SP: Seliger
Relating to the election of junior college district trustees by plurality vote.

HB 2223       Giddings | et al.       SP: Zaffirini
Relating to developmental coursework offered by public institutions of higher education under the Texas Success Initiative.

HB 2432       Raney                   SP: Seliger
Relating to the establishment of a university system center located in Brazos County as part of The Texas A&M University System.

HB 3808       Clardy                  SP: Menéndez
Relating to student loan repayment assistance for certain mental health professionals.

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.