2015 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Floor Approved)

Higher Education (language only)

Item 4-0.01 #2h

Item 4-0.01 #2h

General Provisions
Operating Policies

Page 519, after line 14, insert:
"e. That notwithstanding any other provision of this act, or any other law, no general or nongeneral funds shall be appropriated or expended for such costs as may be incurred to implement any federal program or Presidential executive action calling for "free" tuition at institutions of higher education, unless specifically included in an appropriation bill adopted by the General Assembly on or after July 1, 2014."

(This amendment prohibits the implementation of "free" tuition programs unless specifically authorized by the General Assembly.)