Name of Organization: Committee to Study the Funding of Higher Education (SB 443)


Date and Time of Meeting: October 27, 1999

9:30 a.m.


Place of Meeting: Nevada Legislative Building

Room 4100

401 South Carson Street

Carson City, NV 89701-4747




1. Roll call.


2. Committee overview.


3. Discussion of goals and objectives/review of funding availability for UCCSN.


4. Review of existing formula for funding of higher education in Nevada.


5. Discussion of funding equity study recommendations made by MGT of America, Inc.


*6. Discussion of factors to consider in the Higher Education Funding Study:

         Current formulas

         MGT findings

         Redfield and Henderson campuses


*7. Definition of the role of a consultant to assist with the Higher Education Funding Study.


*8. Work assignments.


*9. Timeline discussion.


10. Public Testimony.


11. Adjournment.


*Denotes items on which the committee may take action.


Note: We are pleased to make reasonable accommodations for members of the public who are disabled and wish to attend the meeting. If special arrangements for the meeting are necessary, please notify the Fiscal Analysis Division of the Legislative Counsel Bureau, in writing, at the Legislative Building, Capitol Complex, Carson City, Nevada 89701, or call Joi Davis, at (775) 684-6821, as soon as possible.


Notice of this meeting was posted in the following Carson City, Nevada, locations: Blasdel Building, 209 East Musser Street; Capitol Press Corps, Basement, Capitol Building; City Hall, 201 North Carson Street; Legislative Building, Room 1214, 401 South Carson Street; and Nevada State Library, 100 Stewart Street. Notice of this meeting was faxed for posting to the following Las Vegas, Nevada, locations: Clark County Office, 500 South Grand Central Parkway; Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 East Washington Avenue.