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ERIC Number: ED173632
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Feb-8
Reference Count: 0
Review of Social Security Student Benefit Program. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Ways and Means, House of Representatives, 96th Congress, 1st Session. February 8, 1979. Series 96-3.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Ways and Means.
Proceedings are presented of hearings before the Subcommittee on Oversight of the Committee on Ways and Means in the House of Representatives. The purpose of the hearings was to review the Social Security student benefit program to determine whether the program is still necessary. Testimony was received from the General Accounting Office, which had completed an extensive review of the program and its beneficiaries. Also testifying were representatives of the Department of Health, Education and Welfare, which administers the Social Security student program as well as the basic educational grants program; the American Council on Education, which represents postsecondary institutions; and the Chamber of Commerce of the United States. (LRA)
Descriptors: Cost Effectiveness, Expenditure per Student, Federal Aid, Federal Government, Federal Programs, Financial Support, Government Role, Government School Relationship, Hearings, Needs Assessment, Opinions, Program Costs, Program Evaluation, Social Agencies, Social Services, Student Costs, Student Financial Aid
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Ways and Means.
Identifiers: House Committee on Ways and Means; Social Security Act; United States
Note: Not available in hard copy due to small print