COMMITTEE:     Higher Education 

TIME & DATE:   8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 17, 2019 

PLACE:         E1.028 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:         Senator Brandon Creighton 



SB 399         Flores                 
Relating to the intercollegiate athletics fee at Texas A&M University--San Antonio; authorizing a fee.

SB 507         Miles                  
Relating to authorizing a wellness and success center fee at the University of Houston-Downtown.

SB 847         Hughes                 
Relating to the student recreational facility fee at The University of Texas at Tyler.

SB 1198        Miles                  
Relating to the intercollegiate athletics fee at Texas Southern University; authorizing the continued imposition of a fee.

SB 1540        Menéndez               
Relating to the designation of support services liaison officers at public institutions of higher education.

SB 1678        West                   
Relating to an intercollegiate athletics fee at the University of North Texas at Dallas.

SB 1734        Paxton                 
Relating to the dissolution of a non-profit direct-support organization.

SB 1758        Creighton              
Relating to the application of certain occupation-related postsecondary educational financial aid, program support, and student loan repayment programs.

SB 1770        Bettencourt            
Relating to the establishment of the Texas Competency-Based Education Grant Program for certain students enrolled in competency-based baccalaureate degree programs and to formula funding and dropped and repeated course restrictions for students enrolled in those degree programs at public institutions of higher education.

SB 1788        Zaffirini
Relating to the payment of costs associated with certain education programs of The University of Texas Health Science Center.

SB 2011        Buckingham             
Relating to a study and report regarding streamlining physician licensing requirements for nurses.

SB 2231        Watson                 
Relating to the exemption of tuition and laboratory fees at public institutions of higher education for certain paramedics.

SB 2343        Creighton              
Relating to courses offered jointly by certain public junior colleges and independent school districts.

SB 2344        Creighton              
Relating to the annexation of territory by a 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.




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SB 1788


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