Read 1st time February 3, 2000, and 1000 copies ordered printed.
ANNE C. WALKER, Chief Clerk
To repeal section 172.360, RSMo 1994, relating to tuition at the University of Missouri, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.
Section A. Section 172.360, RSMo 1994, is repealed and one new section enacted in lieu thereof, to be known as section 172.360, to read as follows:
172.360. All youths, resident of the state of Missouri, over the age of sixteen years, shall be admitted to all the privileges
and advantages of the various classes of all the departments of the University of the State of Missouri [without payment
of tuition]; provided, that each applicant for admission therein shall possess such scholastic attainments and mental and
moral qualifications as shall be prescribed in rules adopted and established by the board of curators; and provided
further, that [nothing herein enacted shall be construed to prevent the board of curators from collecting reasonable tuition
fees in the professional departments, and the necessary fees for maintenance of the laboratories in all departments of the
university, and establishing such other reasonable fees for library, hospital, incidental expenses or late registration as they
may deem necessary] the board of curators may charge and collect reasonable tuition and other fees necessary for
the maintenance and operation of all departments of the university, as they may deem necessary.