Public Act 11-48 – An Act
Implementing Provisions of the Budget Concerning General Government;
See Sections 210-286 for statutes related to higher education re-organization.
2010 Legislative Summary
Public Act 10-66 – An Act Concerning Tuition Waivers for Veterans
This bill makes a technical change to the current tuition waiver provision for veterans that adds an exception to “service in war time” not to include time at a military service academy.
This legislation adds some exemptions to the state ethics code for graduate students employed by public institutions of higher education as currently defined for state employees.
Public Act 10-8 – An Act Concerning an Education Doctoral Degree Program in
This act would expand the current education doctoral degrees to include one in nursing education.
Public Act 10-104 – An Act Concerning the University of Connecticut Health
Center’s Facilities Plan
This legislation is the first phase of potential funding for the new plan for the
Public Act 10-156 – An Act Implementing the Recommendation of the Program Review
and Investigations Committee Concerning the Alignment of Postsecondary Education
and Employment in the Green Industry
This act requires the Department of Higher Education and the State Department of Education to collaborate in the development of a website posting all academic programs relating to green jobs. It also requires the collaboration of institutions in different areas, for example, the sharing of equipment and development of career ladders.
This legislation makes numerous efforts to improve