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 Bill Status of HR1017  97th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch - Juliana Stratton - Carol Ammons - La Shawn K. Ford - Jeff Keicher

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  11/15/2018HouseResolution Adopted

Synopsis As Introduced
Recognizes that there are significant disparities in college degree completion rates for low-income and first generation college students and students of color at institutions across the State. Commits to closing statewide racial and socioeconomic degree attainment gaps and institutional achievement gaps and encourages institutions of higher education to implement and expand existing student success efforts that have evidence of improving educational outcomes for low-income and first generation college students and students of color. Urges the State's P20 Council is to update the State's 60 by 25 goal to include equity-focused targets aimed at closing institutional racial and socioeconomic achievement gaps.

DateChamber Action
  4/25/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  4/26/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  11/7/2018HouseAssigned to Higher Education Committee
  11/14/2018HouseRecommends Be Adopted Higher Education Committee; 012-000-000
  11/14/2018HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Resolutions
  11/14/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Juliana Stratton
  11/14/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Ammons
  11/14/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
  11/15/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jeff Keicher
  11/15/2018HouseResolution Adopted

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