ERIC Number: EJ618270
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
The Disclosure of Campus Crime: How Colleges and Universities Continue To Hide Behind the 1998 Amendment to FERPA and How Congress Can Eliminate the Looophole.
Sidbury, Benjamin F.
Journal of College and University Law, v26 n4 p755-81 Spr 2000
Examines problems in the 1998 Amendment to the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) in its application to student disciplinary records. Reviews enactment and development of FERPA and discusses recent debate over "educational records" provision. Argues that Congress should amend FERPA to expressly mandate that universities disclose student disciplinary records (including criminal offenses) upon request. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act 1974