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SB 415 - Undocumented Students and State Financial Aid Act - Key Vote

Nevada Key Votes

Valerie Wiener voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Valerie Wiener made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (17-4) - (Key vote)

Title: Undocumented Students and State Financial Aid Act

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill denying in-state tuition rates and other forms of state financial aid to certain types of undocumented students.

Highlights:
- Defines "bona fide resident" as excluding undocumented immigrants not qualified for public benefit programs (Sec. 1). - Denies in-state tuition and state financial aid to students who are not "bona fide residents" of Nevada (Sec. 1). - Exempts students whose parents or guardians are on active duty in the Armed Forces from the "bona fide resident" requirement to be eligible for in-state tuition and state financial aid (Sec. 3).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Undocumented Students and State Financial Aid Act

Sponsors

  • Joseph 'Joe' Heck Jr. (NV - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Robert 'Bob' Beers (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tyrus O. 'Ty' Cobb (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Heidi Seevers Gansert (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Warren B. Hardy II (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph Paul 'Joe' Hardy (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • R. Garn Mabey Jr. (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Randolph J. Townsend (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Maurice E. Washington (NV - R) (Out Of Office)
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