ERIC Number: ED458896
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Florida Community College System 2001 Substantive Legislative Issue Papers.
Florida State Board of Community Colleges, Tallahassee.; Florida Association of Community Colleges, Tallahassee.; Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Community Colleges.
This document is a compilation of substantive legislative issues papers concerning the Florida Community College System in 2001. It examines the following six legislative issues, considered to be of high visibility and importance: (1) issues included in the budget, which consist of funding formulas, dual enrollment, and matching grants; (2) issues with funding implications, which include the Associate of Science degree and workforce formula, adult education funding, accelerated workforce education, rates for electronically delivered instruction, in-state tuition for military, information technology training, student fees, in-state tuition and fees, and the diversity inclusion model; (3) education governance reorganization issues; (4) access issues involving financial aid; (5) regulatory licensing issues, which are comprised of nursing ratio, opticianry, and the Florida building code; and (6) other issues that include workforce tax credits, federal workforce funds, the Administrative Procedures Act rulemaking, retirement plans, and reports reduction. The document also examines the two legislative watch issues of contiguous county tuition and apprenticeships. (KP)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Board of Community Colleges, Tallahassee.; Florida Association of Community Colleges, Tallahassee.; Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Community Colleges.