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HACU Public Policy Statements

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HACU's 2018 LEGISLATIVE AGENDA (FY 2019)



 

For additional background information on HACU's 2018 advocacy agenda, click here.

 

HACU'S PLATFORM ISSUES AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES IN 2016

 

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

i. HACU Response to Secretary Duncan on Negotiated Rule-Making Procedure on Teacher Education - 2015

HIGHER EDUCATION ACT (HEA)

 i.  HACU's Priorities for the Higher Education Act (HEA) Reauthorization: 2018

ii.  In March 2015, Senate HELP Committee Chair Lamar Alexander released three White Papers to guide the HEA Reauthorization process in the 2nd session of the 114th Congress. The papers can be found at:

  1. Higher Education Accreditation: Concepts and Proposals
  2. Risk Sharing: Concepts and Proposals
  3. Consumer Information: Concepts and Proposals 

HACU's response to the White Paper on Risk Sharing - April 2015
HACU's response to the White Paper on Consumer Information - April 2015

iii. HSI Provisions in reauthorization of HEA - 2008

iv. The Case for Substantial Increases in Title V - 2011

v. FY 2004-2016 Title V Grants to HSIs - 2017

 

IMMIGRATION AND DREAM ACT

i. Act on the DREAM Summit Report and Summary - October 2017

ii. HACU sign-on letter to President Trump re continuing DACA - August 2017

iii. HACU Case for the DREAM Act - 2012

iv. HACU Immigration Policy Statement - 2007

 

FARM BILL

i. Farm Bill reauthorization 2012

ii. HACU USDA Provisions - 2012

iii. USDA's "List of HSACU institutions, 2014-2015"

 

TITLE V ENDOWMENT EARNINGS

i. Department of Education Guidances on the Use of Endowment Earnings for Scholarships from Title III and V Grants - 2014

ii. Response to Guidance from HACU and Other Associations - 2014

 

STATE DEPT. PROGRAM FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENT EXCHANGES

Dr. Flores' Testimony to House Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Related Agencies - March 2013