OLR BILL ANALYSIS

sSB 28

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION CONCERNING AN ANNUAL REPORT ON HIGHER EDUCATION.

SUMMARY:

This bill requires the executive director of the Office of Financial and Academic Affairs for Higher Education to annually report to the Higher Education and Appropriations committees on where Connecticut fits in state, regional, and national higher education trends. The report must be based on data and information the office collects and include trends on expenditures, funding, enrollment, faculty and staff positions, cost sharing, and student financial aid.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2012

COMMITTEE ACTION

Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee

Joint Favorable Substitute

Yea

19

Nay

1

(03/20/2012)