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SENATE BILL NO. 131
INTRODUCED BY R. WEBB
A BILL FOR AN ACT ENTITLED: "AN ACT REVISING HIGHER EDUCATION LAWS; REQUIRING THAT STATE-SUBSIDIZED HIGHER EDUCATION PLACEMENTS BE ALLOCATED BY LOTTERY; AND PROVIDING AN IMMEDIATE EFFECTIVE DATE AND AN APPLICABILITY DATE."
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MONTANA:
NEW SECTION. Section 1. State-supported placements determined by lottery. (1) Any agreement entered into by an agency of the state for the placement of students in an out-of-state institution of higher education that involves a state subsidy benefiting the student must allocate state-subsidized placements by lottery.
(2) This section may not be construed to infringe on the admitting authority of an out-of-state institution.
NEW SECTION. Section 2. Codification instruction. [Section 1] is intended to be codified as an integral part of Title 20, chapter 25, part 8, and the provisions of Title 20, chapter 25, part 8, apply to [section 1].
NEW SECTION. Section 3. Effective date. [This act] is effective on passage and approval.
NEW SECTION. Section 4. Applicability. [This act] applies to agreements entered into or renewed on or after [the effective date of this act].
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