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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2012

LCO No. 3151

   
 

*SB0004003151SDO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. BYE, 5th Dist.

REP. WILLIS, 64th Dist.

SEN. BOUCHER, 26th Dist.

 

To: Subst. Senate Bill No. 40

File No. 153

Cal. No. 135

In line 23, strike "No public"

Strike lines 24 and 25 in their entirety

In line 26, strike "such student completes an intensive college readiness program" and insert in lieu thereof "Such student shall complete such intensive college readiness program prior to receiving embedded remedial support, as provided in subsection (b) of this section"

In line 27, strike "collaboration" and insert in lieu thereof "consultation"

In line 28, after "Council" insert "and the faculty advisory committee to the Board of Regents for Higher Education"

In line 35, after "program" insert ", except such institution may offer a student a maximum of one semester of remedial support that is not embedded, provided (1) such support is intended to advance such student toward earning a degree, and (2) the program of remedial support is approved by the Board of Regents for Higher Education"

After line 35, insert the following:

"(e) Not later than the start of the fall semester of 2014, the Board of Regents for Higher Education, in consultation with Connecticut's P-20 Council, shall report, in accordance with the provisions of section 11-4a of the general statutes, to the joint standing committee of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to higher education regarding its recommendations concerning the successful transition of adults returning to or first enrolling in a higher education program after spending time in the workforce. "

In line 37, strike "2014" and insert in lieu thereof "2016"

In line 46, strike "Any student who"

Strike lines 47 to 51, inclusive, in their entirety

In line 54, after "thereafter," insert "the Board of Regents for Higher Education, in consultation with"