The House Committee on Higher Education
June 21, 2016
Pursuant to a notice posted on May 26, 2016, the House Committee on Higher Education met in a public hearing and was called to order by the chair, Representative Zerwas, at 9:06 a.m.
The initial quorum call was answered as follows: Representatives Zerwas; Howard; Alonzo; Clardy; and Turner, Chris.
A quorum was present.
Review educational opportunities for non-traditional students, including adult learners who did not complete a secondary education credential. Recommend possible funding options to promote degree, credential, and/or certification completion. Develop recommendations to promote programs that simultaneously allow adult learners to complete degrees, credentials, and/or certifications for the purpose of promoting and increasing workforce ready graduates.
(Representative Crownover now present.)
(Representative Martinez, "Mando" now present.)
(Representative Morrison now present.)
(Representative Raney now present.)
Testimony taken/registration recorded. (See attached witness list.)
At 1:55 p.m., on the motion of Representative Alonzo and without objection, the meeting was adjourned subject to the call of the chair.
Rep. Zerwas, Chair
Cameron Cocke, Clerk