Legislative Update April 11, 2008
April 11, 2008
System Adminstration staff are continuing to review all budget bills for any additional SUNY related funding initiatives. While there remain many economic development projects to be announced, the Assembly to date has provided a series of comprehensive tables of various appropriations:
Both the Senate and Assembly Higher Education Committees are back in full swing with meetings scheduled for next week. We fully expect to have our SUNY legislation agenda finalized by the end of next week. The Legislature has scheduled their “spring break” the week of April 20th and when they return on April 29, we anticipate that many issues of interest to SUNY and higher education will begin to be discussed in earnest.
We will keep you advised of any additional budget information, as well as legislative issues during the remainder of the Legislative Session.