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House Bill 1385


House Bill 1385

ARCHIVE (2009)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Twenty-first century scholars program. Removes the requirement that, to be eligible to participate in the twenty-first century scholars program, a student must be eligible for free or reduced price lunches under the national school lunch program. Requires, however, that to be eligible to apply for a scholarship under the twenty-first century scholars program, a student must have been eligible for free or reduced lunches under the national school lunch program in any grade from grade 6 through grade 12. Provides that eligibility to participate in the twenty-first century scholars program does not automatically qualify a student to participate in an early intervention program under the federal Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Program (GEAR-UP).
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
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