WE TRACK THOUSANDS OF POLITICIANS EACH AND EVERY DAY!

Their Biographies, Issue Positions, Voting Records, Public Statements, Ratings and their Funders.

SB 48 - Amends the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students - Louisiana Key Vote

Timeline

Related Issues

Stage Details

See How Your Politicians Voted

Title: Amends the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that amends the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS).

Highlights:

  • Requires the minimum amount of the yearly TOPS tuition award paid to an eligible student at an eligible post-secondary educational institution to equal the award amount paid in the 2015-2016 award year for that institution, beginning with the 2016-2017 award year (Secs. 1& 2).
  • Authorizes the legislature to increase the TOPS award amount, beginning with the 2016-2017 award year (Sec. 1). 
  • Requires the increased award amount to be the new minimum amount awarded to a student (Sec. 1). 
  • Prohibits the amount awarded to a student from being less than the amount paid for the previous award year at the college or university where the student is enrolled (Sec. 1).

 

See How Your Politicians Voted

Title: Amends the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that amends the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS).

Highlights:

  • Requires the minimum amount of the yearly TOPS tuition award paid to an eligible student at an eligible post-secondary educational institution to equal the award amount paid in the 2015-2016 award year for that institution, beginning with the 2016-2017 award year (Sec. 1). 
  • Authorizes the legislature to increase the amount awarded by the state, beginning with the 2016-2017 award year (Sec. 1). 
  • Specifies that the increase in award amounts will be the new minimum amount to be awarded to a student (Sec. 1). 
  • Prohibits an amount awarded to a student from being less than the amount paid for the previous award year at the college or university where the student is enrolled (Sec. 1). 

 

 

Title: Amends the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students

arrow_upward