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Year-Round Pell Grants Return in FY17 Spending Agreement

May 15, 2017

Congressional leaders passed a spending bill that featured strong funding for education and research despite the president’s call for steep cuts. NACUBO shares some of the details.

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  • June 26, 2020

    NACUBO Pushes Back on GASB’s Coronavirus Accounting Proposal

    In a letter to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board, NACUBO supported GASB’s accounting interpretation of CARES Act relief funds but disagreed with its assertion that a global pandemic is neither an unusual nor infrequent occurrence for financial reporting.

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  • June 22, 2020

    ED Issues Additional Guidance on CARES Act, R2T4

    The Department of Education recently published two guidance documents: one addressing questions related to funds provided under the CARES Act, and the other announcing regulatory flexibility with regard to Return to Title IV funds during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • June 12, 2020

    GASB Proposal Addresses CARES Act and Coronavirus-Related Questions

    The Governmental Accounting Standards Board is accepting comments for two weeks on a proposal that addresses accounting and reporting questions that have surfaced as a result of the pandemic and subsequent legislative relief. Final guidance expected by June 30 would take effect immediately.

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