SB 182-1_ Filed 01/26/2012, 08:16
Adopted 1/26/2012

COMMITTEE REPORT




MADAM PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Education and Career Development, to which was referred Senate Bill No. 182, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

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        " (1) not later than December 1, 2012, create and report to the commission for higher education a statewide transfer general education core, to be implemented not later than May 15, 2013. The core must be based upon a set of core competencies, translated into".
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        " (2) jointly establish statewide standards for use by all state educational institutions to document an individual's completion of the statewide transfer general education core on the individual's transcripts.".
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    (Reference is to SB 182 as introduced.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass .

Committee Vote: Yeas 9, Nays 1.

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Senator Kruse, Chairperson


AM 018202/DI 116    2012