SPONSOR: Rohrbach (Gratz)
COMMITTEE ACTION: Voted "do pass by consent" by the Committee on Higher Education by
a vote of 18 to 0.
This bill deletes the provision that one of the 9 members on the board of curators at Lincoln
University be a full-time student. A provision requiring the Governor to appoint a student
representative to the board remains in the law.
FISCAL NOTE: No impact on state funds.
PROPONENTS: Supporters say that the bill eliminates confusion in the appointment of a
student representative to the board.
Testifying for the bill was Senator Rohrbach.
OPPONENTS: There was no opposition voiced to the committee.
Debra Cheshier, Senior Legislative Analyst