Iowa (2010)



Bill- H F 2071

Actions: House File 2071 - Introduced

A BILL FOR

1 An Act relating to policies granting resident status for
2 purposes of paying postsecondary tuition and fees at public
3 institutions of higher education.
4 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:

See Full Text of Bill:
http://coolice.legis.state.ia.us/Cool-I ... ill=HF2071

Sponsor: BY ABDUL-SAMAD

Mission: (Oppose) HF2071 In-state tuition for illeal alien students

Task: Call, Fax, e-mail your Senators/Representatives

Message: (Example) Please craft your own

To the Honorable Senator ___________,

I'm writing / calling to ask Senator/Representative_______ to please oppose and stop this outrages bill that would reward illegal aliens with in-state tuition. first of all it is against federal law unless you are going to offer it to students from all other 49 states.

"The section of the 1996 law is 8 USC 1623 and it reads “…an alien who
is not lawfully present in the United States shall not be eligible on
the basis of residence within a State for any postsecondary education
benefit unless a citizen or national of the United States is eligible
for such a benefit…