Mr. Chairman:

I move to amend House Bill 2 (second reading copy -- yellow).

Signed: ____________________________

Representative Sharon Stewart Peregoy

And, that such amendments to House Bill 2 (second reading copy -- yellow) read as follows:

1. Page E-8, line 13: .

Strike: "100,000 100,000"    [General Fund FY24 FY25]

Insert: "175,000 175,000"    [General Fund FY24 FY25]

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Explanation - This amendment increases general fund appropriations for grants by $75,000 each fiscal year in the Tribal College Assistance Program in the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education. This increase is for the HiSET Program, which is distributed to tribal colleges for the colleges to provide specific classes and training to individuals and students to prepare and complete the HiSET.