DALLAS – Twenty-nine technical and vocational training projects at two-year colleges in Louisiana will be funded with $251.6 million of state bonds that won final legislative approval Friday.

The Senate concurred, 27-4, on Friday with House amendments to Senate Bill 204 after the proposal was adopted Thursday by the House with 87 in favor and 11 opposed. The Senate approved the original measure in early May on a 30-to-6 vote.

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