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Sunset Continue Private Occupational Schools

Concerning the continuation of the "Private Occupational Education Act of 1981", and, in connection therewith, implementing the recommendations contained in the 2023 sunset review by the department of regulatory agencies.
2024 Regular Session
Higher Education
Bill Summary

The act implements the recommendations of the department of regulatory agencies (department), as contained in the department's 2023 sunset review and report of the "Private Occupational Education Act of 1981" by:

  • Continuing the regulation of private occupational schools and their agents;
  • Continuing the functions of the private occupational school division and the private occupational school board (board) for 11 years, until September 1, 2035; and
  • Requiring the board to grant prior approval when a private occupational school changes ownership.

APPROVED by Governor May 28, 2024

EFFECTIVE August 7, 2024
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    05/28/2024 Signed Act PDF
    05/21/2024 Final Act PDF
    05/04/2024 Rerevised PDF
    05/03/2024 Revised PDF
    04/08/2024 Reengrossed PDF
    04/05/2024 Engrossed PDF
    02/22/2024 Introduced PDF

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details