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April 25, 2013
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Lawmakers briefed on blizzard of university budget decisions

A joint Senate-Assembly committee was faced Wednesday with a blizzard of decisions they must make to settle the university system’s budget for the next two years. The only key decision reached in the 2½ hour briefing from staff was that they will base their decisions on the funding formula developed by a study committee during the past 18 months. That formula shifts funding among the seven system institutions from student enrollment to credit hours completed. At the end of Wednesday’s meeting, Senate Majority Leader Mo Denis, D-Las Vegas, said he thinks lawmakers are much closer to ironing out the issues …

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