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HB 870

Bill Purpose:
Extends the deadline for submission of ACT or SAT scores in order to qualify for a TOPS scholarship for students graduating from high school in 2020.

Bill Sponsor:
Garofalo (R)

Committee:
Education

OPEN Comments:
Students are facing new challenges due to COVID-19, especially Black and low-income students who are impacted disproportionately. It’s essential that they are given flexibility during this time.

Link to Digest:
legis.la.gov

Current Status:
Sent to Governor

OPEN Position:
Support

Committee Hearing Date:
5/31/20

Who’s Involved:
Pending — check back soon

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