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HB 1107

Bill Details

EDUCATION: Resident Student Tuition Rate Armed Forces, Veterans and Dependents

Pre-approved by Commissioner, ACOVA, NDVLC, NDNG and TF M.I.N.D.

A BILL for an Act to amend and reenact section 15-10-19.1 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the definition of a resident student for tuition purposes.

This bill would ...

  • Add as resident student for tuition purposes...
    • Member, spouse and dependents of National Guard and Reserve in any state
    • Member, spouse and dependents of active duty armed forces in any state
    • Dependent of veteran regardless of GI Bill eligibility
    • Address key issues identified by Department Of Defense Defense State Liaison Office's Military Families Top 10 Key Issues


  • Committee recommended DO PASS 12-1-1 HJ239
  • PASSED House 84-6 HJ251
  • Signed by House Speaker 4/8/2021 HJ 1545


  • 1/18/2021: Senate received from House SJ213
  • Committee recommended DO PASS 6-0-0 SJ 896
  • Referred to appropriations SJ 907
  • Committee recommended DO PASS 14-0-0 SJ 1085
  • PASSED Senate 45-2 SJ 1100
  • Signed by Senate President 4/5/2021 SJ 1164

Signed by Governor 4/12/2021 HJ 1633

Fiscal Note: $-512,744 (reduction in tuition)

Bill Status

January 11, 2021
  • Committee Hearing Coteau AB Room 2PM
February 15, 2021
  • Committee Hearing Rm JW216 2:30pm
March 30, 2021
  • Committee hearing Roughrider Rm 10:30am
Saturday, January 9, 2021