Summary: H.R.5386 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (10/18/1979)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Amends the Higher Education Act of 1965 to promulgate formulas by which any reduction in the 1980 appropriations for community service and continuing education programs will be borne equally by all States.

Prohibits fiscal year 1979 funds from being withheld from a State student incentive grant program because of a failure of such State to meet a requirement that all nonprofit institutions of higher education in such State be eligible to participate in such program.