SB 25 Renames "Southwest Missouri State University" as "Missouri State University"
Sponsor: Champion Co-Sponsor(s)
LR Number: 0048S.01I Fiscal Note: 0048-01
Committee: Education
Last Action: 1/25/2005 - Voted Do Pass S Education Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2005

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SB 25 - This act renames "Southwest Missouri State University" as "Missouri State University."

The act specifies that the name change of any higher education institution contained in that section shall not authorize the establishment of new degree programs other than as established by statute, including approval by the Coordinating Board.

Further, the act alters the composition of the governing board of the renamed Missouri State University from eight members to ten.