Introduced by Rep. Scott VanSingel R-Newaygo County on February 26, 2019
To provide a “template” or “place holder” for the Fiscal Year 2019-20 Community Colleges budget. This bill contains no appropriations, but may be amended at a later date to include them. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on February 26, 2019
Reported in the House on May 16, 2019
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Jim Haadsma D-Battle Creek on June 12, 2019
To add $9.6 million in "performance funding" divided amongst the colleges.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on June 12, 2019
The House version of the fiscal year 2019-2020 community colleges budget. This would appropriate $414.7 million in gross spending, which is all from state taxes and fees (no federal dollars). This would increase operations grants to community colleges by 1 percent over the previous year.