Introduced by Sen. Dave Hildenbrand (R) on April 12, 2018 To spend $100 million on government job and career training programs, scholarships and more, which would be labeled a “Marshall plan for talent.” See also Senate Bill 942, which authorizes paying for this with money borrowed against revenues from a 1998 state tobacco lawsuit settlement. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on April 12, 2018
Reported in the Senate on May 24, 2018 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered in the House on May 30, 2018 To require the Department of Education to consult with the Department of Talent and Economic Development on determining which agencies and entities get grants the bill would authorize.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on May 30, 2018