ERIC Number: ED176631
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Hearings on House Concurrent Resolution 84. Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-Sixth Congress, First Session on H. Con. Res. 84 (April 4 and 5, 1979).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The text is of a hearing before the House Subcommittee on Postsecondary Education of the Committee on Education and Labor in which House Concurrent Resolution 84 was discussed. The resolution called for disapproval of regulation pertaining to family contribution schedule for use during 1979-1980 award period under the Basic Educational Opportunity Grant award program of subpart 1 of part A of Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. During the second day of the hearing it was announced that the administration agreed to submit a revised family contribution schedule which would include provisions to implement (in 1979-80) the independent student changes enacted by the Middle Income Student Assistance Act. Texts of this act and of Resolution 84 are provided, as well as statements from Ernest Boyer, Commissioner of the U.S. Office of Education; Martin Dallas, executive director of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administration; Joel Packer, legislative director of the Office of Governmental Relations/Higher Education, National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges. Ten prepared statements, letters, or pieces of supplemental material are also included in the text. (PHR)
Descriptors: College Students, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Eligibility, Family Income, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Government Role, Hearings, Higher Education, Legislation, Parent Financial Contribution, Position Papers, Student Financial Aid
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Basic Educational Opportunity Grants; Higher Education Act 1965