SB 1656 (2023) -  Financial Aid for Female Victims of Rape, Incest, Domestic Violence, or Human Trafficking

by Stewart
Providing that certain low-income, female students who are pregnant as a result of rape, incest, domestic violence, or human trafficking and who decide to carry the pregnancy to term are exempt from paying specified postsecondary tuition and fees; establishing the Academic Success of Pregnant Female Students Who Are Victims of Sexual Abuse Grant Program within the Department of Education; providing student eligibility requirements; providing for program funding and the disbursement of awards, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2023
Last Event: 05/05/23 S Died in Education Postsecondary on Friday, May 5, 2023 10:59 AM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Education Postsecondary
  • Appropriations Committee on Education
  • Fiscal Policy

Related Bills

Staff Analysis

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Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Education Postsecondary Time: 05/05/2023 - 10:59 AM Member: Committee: Education Postsecondary Version: __
Event: S Introduced Time: 03/14/2023 - 4:49 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Education Postsecondary; Appropriations Committee on Education; Fiscal Policy Time: 03/09/2023 - 4:28 PM Member: Committee: Education Postsecondary Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 03/03/2023 - 4:03 PM Member: Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
1009.25 HB 191, SB 654
1009.8963 HB 191