ERIC Number: ED420294
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Apr-17
Reference Count: N/A
Higher Education Amendments of 1998. Report of the Committee on Education and the Workforce. House of Representatives on H.R. 6, Together with Additional and Dissenting Views (Including Cost Estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). House of Representatives, 105th Congress, 2d Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
This volume presents the report of the Committee on Education and the Workforce regarding the Higher Education Amendments of 1998, including additional and dissenting views. The report, which features both the text of the amendments and the Committee's review of them, covers the following sections of the proposed legislation (H.R. 6), set to go into effect October 1, 1998: Title I - General Provisions; Title II - Postsecondary Education Improvement Programs; Title III - Institutional Aid; Title IV - Student Assistance (including grants, the federal family education loan program, federal work-study programs, William D. Ford Direct Loan Program, federal Perkins loans, need analysis, general provisions, and program integrity); Title V - Developing Institutions; Title VI - International and Graduate Education Programs; Title VII - Construction, Reconstruction, and Renovation of Academic Facilities; Title VIII - Additional Provisions; Title IX - Amendments to Other Laws (including Education of the Deaf Act); and Title X - Faculty Retirement Provisions. Additional views are offered regarding the reporting of student costs, market forces and loan programs, teacher training, student loan program fees, and the constitutionality of several of H.R. 6's elements. (MAB)
Descriptors: Educational Facilities Planning, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Facility Improvement, Federal Aid, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Foreign Students, Graduate Study, Grants, Higher Education, Policy Formation, Postsecondary Education, Public Policy, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Teacher Retirement
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act Amendments 1998