DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Higher education textbook grant. Provides a state grant for the purchase of textbooks by a student who is enrolled in a college or university with a campus located in Indiana. Limits the grant to the lesser of the sales tax paid in a textbook transaction or $35. Requires that the purchase must be made from a qualified vendor. Requires the student to file a grant claim with the department of state revenue. Makes a state general fund appropriation in the amount necessary to provide the grants.