Summary: H.R.5749 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/28/1990)

American University Incorporation Amendments Act of 1990 - Amends Federal law to remove the requirement that three-fifths of the members of the Board of Trustees of American University, District of Columbia, must be members of the Methodist Church. Allows an unspecified number of individual members to serve on the Board including (subject to their acceptance) the Bishop of the Washington Episcopal Area and the General Secretary of the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church.

Deletes provisions in the charter with respect to the University's operating subject to the terms and provisions of the Discipline of the Methodist Church.