SECTION 610:25-7-2. Legislative authority  


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  • (a)   Federal. Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership Program is authorized under Title IV, Part A, Subpart 3 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as added by P.L. 92-318, and amended by P.L. 94-482, P.L. 95-43, P.L. 95-566, P.L. 95-96, P.L. 96-374, P.L. 97-35, and P.L. 105-244.
    (b)   State. The 1971 Oklahoma Legislature enacted Senate Bill No. 191 authorizing the establishment of a Tuition Aid Grant Program to be administered by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education. Senate Bill No. 400 of the 1982 Legislature amended O.S. 1981, Title 70, Sections 626.1 through 626.10 related to tuition aid grants. Senate Bill No. 770 of the 1990 Legislature amended O.S. 1981, Title 70, Section 626.2 related to tuition aid grants and Section 626.7 related to student eligibility qualifications and amount of grant. House Bill No. 1075 of the 1995 Legislature amended O.S. 1991, Title 70, Section 626.6 related to student eligibility qualifications. Senate Bill No. 196 of the 1999 Legislature amended O.S. 1991, Title 70, Sections 626.4 and 626.7 related to student eligibility requirements and the awarding of grants.
[Source: Amended at 17 Ok Reg 3060, eff 7-13-00; Amended at 20 Ok Reg 2676, eff 7-25-03]