Oklahoma Lawmakers Expect to Pass $500M Higher Ed Bill Quickly
- WASHINGTON: Higher Ed Agency Bonding. Cohen, Jackie // Bond Buyer;4/13/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32607, p9
The article announces that Governor Christine Gregoire will be signing a bill into law that would authorize the issuance of revenue bonds by the Washington Higher Education Facilities Authority. Proceeds of the bonds would be used to finance the authority's student loan originations and...
- Virginia Senate Forwards $1.35 Billion In Bond Legislation to Governor's Desk. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;2/28/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31334, p41
Reports on the approval of a legislative bill by the Virginia Senate that would authorize issuance of multibillion dollar municipal bonds for higher education facilities. Other higher education facility bills approved by the Senate; Name of the Senator who proposed the bills.
- THE BOND BUYER LEGISLATIVE STATUS REPORT. // Bond Buyer;6/9/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31652, p6
Presents information on status of bond-related legislative measures in the U.S. as of June 9, 2003. Proposed law regarding emergency securities response; Bond programs for which Indian schools are eligible; Situation in which Indian tribes can issue tax-exempt bonds.
- Key Virginia Panel Approves $370M In GO Bonding for Higher Education. Vadum, Mathew // Bond Buyer;1/25/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32305, p6
This article reports that a new legislation has been approved in Virginia, which authorizes the issuance of $369.5 million in double-barreled general obligation bonds for higher education-related projects in the state. The House Appropriations Committee unanimously passed the measure. It was...
- Oklahoma Speaker Delays Higher Ed Bond Vote. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;3/15/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32090, p4
Reports that Oklahoma House Speaker Todd Hiett has requested a postponement for the vote on HB 2050, a higher education bond bill. Amendment of the measure by Hiett; Endorsement of the proposed amendment by University of Oklahoma president David Boren; Estimated bond issue under the proposed...
- Hot issues are absent as deadlines approach. Feigenbaum, Edward D. // Indianapolis Business Journal;02/15/99, Vol. 19 Issue 49, p10
Expresses concern on the lack of major legislative issues in Indiana in the 1999 session. Lack of discussion on the relative merits of providing the record amounts of additional funding for higher education; Absence of hearing on tax reform or tax cut bills.
- Clarke tops fees with concessions. // Adults Learning;Feb2004, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p4
Presents information on the second reading of the Higher Education Bill in Great Britain. Details on the allocation of education fees initiated by Education Secretary Charles Clarke; key points of the Higher Education Bill; Concessions included in the bill.
- New Higher Education Bill published. Hubbard, Ben // Education (14637073);1/9/2004, Issue 126, p1
Reports the publication of a new higher education bill by the British government in January 2004. Purpose of the bill; Advantage to students from poor families; Reactions to the bill.
- Democrats' Bill Would Penalize States That Slash Higher
Education. Hammer, Ben; Lane, Kristina // Black Issues in Higher Education;12/18/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 22, p6
Reports on a bill proposed by Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives that would penalize states that will reduce financial support for public higher education. Details of the legislation; Sponsors of the bill; Significance of the bill in preventing tuition increase.