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FL S0266


Higher Education

Revising the duties of the Board of Governors relating to the mission of each state university; requiring the Board of Governors Accountability Plan to annually report certain research expenditures of a specified amount; prohibiting specified educational institutions from expending funds for certain purposes; revising how general education core courses are established; specifying a one-time limit on the requirement to change accrediting agencies, etc.

Legislative Session


2023 Regular Session


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2023-04-2009:30Hearing412 Knott BuildingSenate Fiscal Policy Hearing
2023-04-1211:30Hearing412 Knott BuildingSenate Appropriations Committee on Education Hearing
2023-03-1513:00Hearing110 Senate BuildingSenate Education Postsecondary Hearing


2023-05-16Chapter No. 2023-82, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1035 (Ch. 2023-38)
2023-05-15Approved by Governor
2023-05-15Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
2023-05-03Ordered enrolled
2023-05-03CS passed; YEAS 81, NAYS 34
2023-05-03Read 3rd time
2023-05-02Added to Third Reading Calendar
2023-05-02Placed on 3rd reading
2023-05-02Amendment 775507 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 553605 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 780349 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 051409 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 497493 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 402961 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 358283 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 528961 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 433959 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 105477 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 746441 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 499863 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 786363 Failed
2023-05-02Amendment 901207 Failed
2023-05-02Read 2nd time
2023-05-011st Reading (Engrossed 1)
2023-05-01Bill added to Special Order Calendar (5/2/2023)
2023-05-01Bill referred to House Calendar
2023-04-28In Messages
2023-04-28CS passed as amended; YEAS 27 NAYS 12
2023-04-28Read 3rd time
2023-04-27Placed on 3rd reading
2023-04-27Ordered engrossed
2023-04-27Amendment(s) adopted (213146, 424694)
2023-04-27Amendment(s) failed (229550, 304282, 380552, 624452)
2023-04-27Read 2nd time
2023-04-25CS/CS/CS by Fiscal Policy read 1st time
2023-04-24Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/27/23
2023-04-24Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2023-04-24Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2023-04-20CS/CS/CS by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 14 NAYS 6
2023-04-17CS/CS by Appropriations Committee on Education read 1st time
2023-04-17On Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 04/20/23, 9:30 am, 412 Knott Building
2023-04-14Now in Fiscal Policy
2023-04-14Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2023-04-12CS/CS by Appropriations Committee on Education; YEAS 8 NAYS 4
2023-04-06On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee on Education, 04/12/23, 11:30 am, 412 Knott Building
2023-03-21CS by Education Postsecondary read 1st time
2023-03-17Now in Appropriations Committee on Education
2023-03-16Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2023-03-15CS by Education Postsecondary; YEAS 7 NAYS 3
2023-03-10On Committee agenda-- Education Postsecondary, 03/15/23, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Building
2023-03-01Referred to Education Postsecondary; Appropriations Committee on Education; Fiscal Policy