SB 554 -  Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veterans

by Cruz
Defining the term “disabled veteran”; providing that disabled veterans receiving certain federal educational assistance benefits are eligible to receive a waiver for the remaining cost of tuition and fees at certain institutions; requiring certain institutions to submit an annual report to the Board of Governors and the State Board of Education; requiring the boards to respectively adopt regulations and rules, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2022
Last Event: 11/03/21 S Referred to Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations on Wednesday, November 3, 2021 3:08 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security
  • Appropriations Subcommittee on Education
  • Appropriations

Related Bills

Staff Analysis

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Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Referred to Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; Appropriations Subcommittee on Education; Appropriations Time: 11/03/2021 - 3:08 PM Member: Committee: Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 10/19/2021 - 10:58 AM Member: Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
295.011 HB 45