Substitute for H.B. No. 6228
Session Year 2021
 


AN ACT PROHIBITING INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION FROM INQUIRING ABOUT A PROSPECTIVE STUDENT'S CRIMINAL HISTORY DURING THE ADMISSIONS PROCESS AND ESTABLISHING A PRISON EDUCATION PROGRAM OFFICE.

To prohibit institutions of higher education from inquiring about a prospective student's criminal history during the admissions process and to establish a Prison Education Program Office to facilitate prison education programs at correctional facilities.

Introduced by:
Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/21/2021Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/21/2021No New File by Committee on Judiciary
 4/21/2021(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/21/2021(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/20/2021(JUD)Joint Favorable
 4/13/2021Referred by House to Committee on Judiciary
 3/22/2021(LCO)File Number 92
 3/22/2021House Calendar Number 99
 3/22/2021Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/22/2021(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/15/2021(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/22/21 10:00 AM
 3/5/2021(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/4/2021(HED)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/26/2021Public Hearing 03/02
 2/24/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Higher Education and Employment Advancement
 2/23/2021Drafted by Committee
 2/4/2021(HED)Vote to Draft
 1/29/2021Referred to Joint Committee on Higher Education and Employment Advancement

Co-sponsors of HB-6228

Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Anne M. Hughes, 135th Dist.
Rep. David Michel, 146th Dist.
Rep. Brian T. Smith, 48th Dist.
Rep. Anthony L. Nolan, 39th Dist.

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