20 U.S. Code § 130aa - Definitions

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For purposes of this subchapter—
(1) the term “endowment fund” means a fund, or a tax exempt foundation, established and maintained by Howard University for the purpose of generating income for its support, but which shall not include real estate;
(2) the term “endowment fund corpus” means an amount equal to the grants awarded under this subchapter plus an amount equal to such grants provided by Howard University;
(3) the term “endowment fund income” means an amount equal to the total value of the endowment fund established under this subchapter minus the endowment fund corpus;
(4) the term “Secretary” means the Secretary of Education; and
(5) the term “University” means the Howard University established by the Act of March 2, 1867.


(Pub. L. 98–480, title II, § 202,Oct. 17, 1984, 98 Stat. 2245.)
References in Text

Act of March 2, 1867, referred to in par. (5), is act Mar. 2, 1867, ch. 162, 14 Stat. 438, as amended. Section 8 of this Act is classified to section 123 of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Tables.
Effective Date

Pub. L. 98–480, title II, § 209,Oct. 17, 1984, 98 Stat. 2247, provided that: “This title [see Short Title note below] shall take effect on October 1, 1984.”
Short Title

Pub. L. 98–480, title II, § 201,Oct. 17, 1984, 98 Stat. 2245, provided that: “This title [enacting this subchapter, amending section 123 of this title, and enacting provisions set out as a note above] may be cited as the ‘Howard University Endowment Act’.”

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