ERIC Number: ED180405
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Alabama Higher Education. The 1979 Special and Regular Sessions: A Summary of Legislation and Appropriations.
Alabama State Commission on Higher Education, Montgomery.
A synopsis is presented of Alabama higher education-related legislation that gained approval and a detailed analysis of the 1979-80 appropriations for higher education is provided. Both special and regular sessions of the 1979 Alabama Legislature are covered. During the regular session, from April 17, 1979 through July 30, 1979, only 12 of approximately 91 education-related bills introduced were passed into law. Among the more notable bills passed was a bill to strengthen the regulatory authority of the Alabama Commission on Higher Education. (SW)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Higher Education, School Funds, State Aid, State Boards of Education, State Government, State Legislation, Tax Allocation
Alabama Commission on Higher Education, Suite 221, One Court Square, Montgomery, AL 36104
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama State Commission on Higher Education, Montgomery.