General Assembly Proposed Bill No. 5109
January Session, 2021 LCO No. 333
Referred to Committee on HIGHER EDUCATION AND
EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT
Introduced by:
REP. GONZALEZ, 3rd Dist.
AN ACT PROHIBITING GRADUATION FEES AT PUBLIC
INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General
Assembly convened:
1 That title 10a of the general statutes be amended to prohibit public
2 institutions of higher education from charging fees for graduation or for
3 awarding degrees or certificates to any student enrolled at such
4 institution who has completed a program of study and paid tuition and
5 other required fees.
Statement of Purpose:
To prohibit public institutions of higher education from charging
students enrolled at such institutions fees for graduation or for
awarding degrees or certificates.
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