TITLE

Tuition plan bill pushed by Representative

AUTHOR(S)
Nicholson, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;09/29/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30240, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the bill introduced by Texas Representative Kay Granger that would allow nontaxable accounts for higher education expenses. Bill as a response to the costs of higher tuition fees; Attempt to balance the prepaid tuition plans offered by state higher education systems and those offered by private institutions.
ACCESSION #
9710072790

 

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