TITLE

Senate Bill Expand QZAB Program, Help Small States

AUTHOR(S)
Barnett, Susanna Duff
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;9/5/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31713, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that U.S. senator and member of the Senate Finance Committee has Kent Conrad re-introduced legislation that would expand the use of qualified zone academy bonds (WZAB). Information on provisions added by Conrad in the legislation; Revelation that the legislative bill would expand the program to include school construction; Members of the State Finance Committee who are co-sponsors of the bill; Response of education groups to the legislative bill introduced by Conrad.
ACCESSION #
10793505

 

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