92nd General Assembly
Status of SB1654
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   New Act                                                                     

        Creates the Optometric Education Scholarship  Act.  Requires  the      
   Department  of Public Health to establish and administer a scholarship      
   program in which 10 $5,000 scholarships  are  provided  each  year  to      
   qualified  applicants  who  are  enrolled  in  a  college of optometry      
   located in this State. Provides that  a  scholarship  recipient  must,      
   during the 7-year period immediately following graduation, be employed      
   in this State as a licensed optometrist for at least one year for each      
   year of full-time scholarship assistance received.                          
   JAN-30-2002  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   JAN-30-2002  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   JAN-07-2003  S  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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