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2005 House Bill 5282: Eliminate high school dual enrollment law sunset

Public Act 94 of 2006

  1. Introduced by Rep. Lorence Wenke (R) on October 11, 2005, to eliminate the June 30, 2006 sunset on the 2001 law that allows an eligible high school student to enroll in and get credit for career and technical preparation classes at a community college, the cost of which is paid by the student’s public school district from its state per-pupil foundation grant money.
    • Referred to the House Higher Education Committee on October 11, 2005.
      • Reported in the House on November 9, 2005, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 106 to 0 in the House on December 1, 2005.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on December 6, 2005.
    • Referred to the Senate Education Committee on December 6, 2005.
      • Reported in the Senate on March 21, 2006, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  4. Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on March 23, 2006, to eliminate the June 30, 2006 sunset on the 2001 law that allows an eligible high school student to enroll in and get credit for career and technical preparation classes at a community college, the cost of which is paid by the student’s public school district from its state per-pupil foundation grant money.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Jennifer Granholm on April 2, 2006.

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