Adopted by House 3-7-08
The Committee on Finance moved to amend the title of the bill to read as follows:
S. B. 564 -- "
A BILL to amend and reenact §18-19-2 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; and to amend and reenact §18B-10-1, §18B-10-5, §18B-10-6 and §18B-10-7 of said code, all relating to higher education tuition and fees; clarifying eligibility requirements for tuition and fee waivers for certain applicants; allowing increases in existing tuition and fees at institutions that are below the state average; changing method of calculating limits on waivers of tuition and fees; exempting tuition and fee waivers granted to higher education employees, spouses and dependents and all tuition and fee waivers authorized by statute from calculation of limits on percentage of tuition and fee waivers granted by state institutions of higher education; and requiring waivers of tuition and fees for certain individuals."