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  Hawaii Statehood Admissions Act, 1959
Article XII, § 4 imposes a fiduciary duty on Hawaii's officials to hold ceded lands in accordance with the Hawaii Admission Act § 5(f) trust provisions, and the citizens of the state must have a means to mandate compliance.
The reapportionment made by the territorial governor pursuant to the laws of the territory was, therefore, in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution by reference incorporated in Public Law 86-3 and the mandate of Congress therein and in Public Law 895 of the 84th Congress.
All Acts or parts of Acts in conflict with the provisions of this Act, whether passed by the legislature of said Territory or by Congress are hereby repealed.
www.hawaii-nation.org /admission.html   (5061 words)

  
  Admission Act - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Because the document extended all the rights afforded to American citizens to a territory that had a non-white majority, the Admission Act is considered the first civil rights legislation passed by the post-World War II Congress.
Various bills of admission were stalled in Congressional hearings since the early 1900s because of the racial prejudices of many members of the United States House of Representatives and United States Senate.
There was a fear of establishing a state that was governed by an ethnic minority, namely the large Asian American population.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hawaii_Statehood_Admission_Act   (510 words)

  
 Undergraduate Catalog - Admissions - Cameron University
Admission will be based on the test scores, evaluation of the student's level of maturity and ability to function in the adult college environment, and whether the experience will be in the best interest of the student intellectually and socially.
Admission of Oklahoma State System Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Graduates: Students who have completed the requirements for an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree at an Oklahoma State System institution will be accepted as having fulfilled the general education requirements for bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degrees.
Students with an ACT score of less than 19 in English, mathematics, or reading are required to take a remedial course in the subject area or be approved for placement in a collegiate level course based on performance on computerized placement tests (CPT).
www.cameron.edu /catalog/admissions.html   (2269 words)

  
 Oregon Admission Acts
Announcement of admission; boundaries of state; jurisdiction of river cases.
That ten entire sections of land, to be selected by the governor of said State, in legal subdivisions, shall be granted to said State for the purpose of completing the public buildings, or for the erection of others at the seat of government, under the direction of the legislature thereof.
By section 20 of the Act of August 14, 1848, establishing a territorial government for Oregon, the sixteenth and thirty-sixth sections were reserved for school purposes.
www.leg.state.or.us /orcons/admacts.html   (290 words)

  
 Admissions
Applicants for admission (undergraduate) are advised to submit the application for admission well in advance of the period in which enrollment is sought.
Admission of entering Home Schooled freshmen is based on the completion of the College Preparatory Curriculum (CPC) with either a specific minimum grade point average (GPA) or a specific GPA and minimum standard test score (Please see freshmen admissions for details).
Decisions regarding admission to the junior year for the Generic Program are based on the candidate’s ACT and cumulative quality point average with special attention given to grades achieved in the natural, behavioral, and social science courses, and college algebra.
www.muw.edu /registrar/ADMISS02.html   (3581 words)

  
 Immigration Laws   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
ACT 232 Detention of aliens for observation and examination.
ACT 245 Adjustment of status of nonimmigrant to that of person admitted for permanent residence.
IMMACT is the Immigration Act of 1990, Pub.
uscis.gov /lpBin/lpext.dll/inserts/slb/slb-1/slb-22?f=templates&fn=document-frame.htm   (1365 words)

  
 Northwest Missouri State Catalog   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The visiting student is required to present certification from an authorized person of the other institution (i.e., registrar, director of admissions, vice president, etc.) stating that the student is in good standing at the other institution.
Admission for Adult Students will be based on their high school GPA or GED score, a personal essay, and ACT/SAT scores.
Freshmen and sophomores must score at the 90th percentile or above on the ACT or SAT to be eligible to enroll.
www.nwmissouri.edu /catalog/admsn/as_spstu.htm   (709 words)

  
 Requirements
ACT or SAT scores are required of all students under 21 years of age for advisement and placement purposes.
ACT sub-scores in Reading, Math and English are used to determine initial placement in college preparatory or college-level courses.
The transient student is required to submit a regular application for admission and to furnish an official transcript and a letter of good standing from the college or university Registrar’s Office in which he/she is enrolled.
www.tnstate.edu /interior.asp?mid=809&ptid=1   (3364 words)

  
 Admission and Attendance, Washburn University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
An Application for Admission must be completed by all first time students and by former students who were not in attendance during the prior semester.
Those students unable to meet the minimum admissions standards due to unusual circumstances may be considered on a case-by-case basis by the Director of Admissions.
While program admission is required for degree candidacy, some courses in these areas may be taken by non-degree candidates with approval of an advisor from the area.
www.washburn.edu /admin/vpaa/catalog/admissionattendance.html   (3414 words)

  
 How Do Admission Preferences Affect Minority Student Outcomes?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
This study traces the impact of preferential admissions for targeted minorities on their admission, retention, and graduation rates, examining the impact of eliminating such preferences, and explores the "perceived" effect of these preferences on non-targeted applicants.
This means that the admission rates for targeted minority applicants in the top half of their high school class would not vary much by high school class rank interval.
The differences in admission rates shown by ACT scores are not quite as dramatic as those by high school class rank because the range of differences in scores is smaller for both groups.
www.ssc.wisc.edu /~whansen/new99_05.html   (4971 words)

  
 The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
If any consumer owes multiple debts and makes any single payment to any debt collector with respect to such debts, such debt collector may not apply such payment to any debt which is disputed by the consumer and, where applicable, shall apply such payment in accordance with the consumer's directions.
For purpose of the exercise by the Commission of its functions and powers under the Federal Trade Commission Act, a violation of this title shall be deemed an unfair or deceptive act or practice in violation of that Act.
In addition to its powers under any provision of law specifically referred to in subsection (b), each of the agencies referred to in that subsection may exercise, for the purpose of enforcing compliance with any requirement imposed under this title any other authority conferred on it by law, except as provided in subsection (d).
www.ftc.gov /os/statutes/fdcpa/fdcpact.htm   (3503 words)

  
 Hawaii Attorney General Legal Opinion 95-03   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
In its definition of ceded lands, the Admission Act deals expressly with land exchanges as a means of disposing of ceded lands.
BACK TO The constitutuional history reveals that the Constitutional Convention understood that the Admission Act requirements and powers would continue after, and generally be unaffected by, the proposed constitutional amendments.
What is concerned is that section 5(f) of the Admission Act sets out categories of individuals or persons who are to receive the revenues from all public lands that were given to the State of Hawaii.
www.hawaii.gov /ag/opinions_formal_letters/9503.htm   (2869 words)

  
 Admissions
Those students who present an ACT Composite of 25 or higher and a portfolio or transcript showing evidence of completion of the College Preparatory Curriculum may be admitted under the Regular Admission guidelines for entering freshmen.
Admission to the Associate of Science in Nursing Program is competitive and is based on applicants' ACT and overall and MUW QPA.
Admission to the nursing major is competitive and occurs at the junior level.
www.muw.edu /registrar/ADMISS.html   (2795 words)

  
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Act of December 23, 1963, Pub L 88-233, 77 Stat 472, provides: That (a)(i) whenever after August 21, 1964, any of the public lands and other public property as defined in section 5(g) of Public Law 86-3 (73 Stat.
Any lands, property, improvements, and proceeds conveyed or paid to the State of Hawaii under section 1 of this Act shall be considered a part of public trust established by section 5(f) of Public Law 86-3, and shall be subject to the terms and conditions of that trust.
Act does not impose upon the United States a general fiduciary obligation to bring suit against the State for any particular alleged breach of trust, only a right to bring such action.
www.capitol.hawaii.gov /hrscurrent/Vol01_Ch0001-0042F/04-Adm/ADM_0005.htm   (1289 words)

  
 Iowa State University Admission Information
Completed applications for admission to the professional curriculum in the College of Veterinary Medicine, together with the required supporting transcripts, must be received by an established deadline.
Applicants seeking admission for the fall semester may be notified of the action taken on their applications as early as the September preceding enrollment, upon receipt of all application materials.
Any Admission decisions are made by the admissions officers in accordance with the entrance requirements as set forth in the Iowa Administrative Code as well as the admission policies established by the Faculty Senate.
www.iastate.edu /~catalog/2003-05/geninfo/admit.htm   (2734 words)

  
 Oregon Freshmen Admission   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
If admitted by exception to the second language requirement, the admission deficiency must be made up by completion of two terms of a college-level second language or by demonstration of proficiency in a second language.
Transfer applicants under freshman admission or transfer requirements must have completed two terms of a college-level second language with an average grade of C- or above, or two years of the same high school-level second language with an average grade of C- or above, or satisfactory performance on an approved second language assessment of proficiency.
Institutions are authorized to grant special admission to transfer applicants on a case-by-case basis in accordance with each institution’s transfer admission policy.
www.ous.edu /sr/admpol/freshmen_admisson05-06.htm   (1861 words)

  
 Catalog of Courses - w w w . t a m u k . e d u   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Unconditional admission requires a minimum grade point average of 2.0 or better and an ACT score of at least 21 or SAT score of at least 970.
Conditional admission is granted when a student does not meet the requirements for unconditional admission and has an ACT score of 17-20 or SAT score of 810-960.
International students applying for admission are reminded that possession of an I-20 form from this university does not relieve them of the responsibility to comply with United States immigration procedures.
www.tamuk.edu /academics/catalog/admission.shtml   (2923 words)

  
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IIRIRA is the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996, Pub.
A first-line supervisor is not considered to be acting in a managerial capacity merely by virtue of the supervisor's supervisory duties unless the employees supervised are professional.
An individual shall not be considered to be acting in a managerial or executive capacity (as previously defined) merely on the basis of the number of employees that the individual supervises or has supervised or directs or has directed.
www.unl.edu /ashavers/inapart1.htm   (9543 words)

  
 BILL 44 -- 2002: HEALTH CARE (CONSENT) AND CARE FACILITY (ADMISSION) AMENDMENT ACT, 2002
SECTION 5: [Health Care (Consent) and Care Facility (Admission) Act, amends section 17] allows a person chosen under section 16 of the Act to give or refuse substitute consent for treatment in certain circumstances where the treatment would be administered on a date more than 21 days after the person was chosen.
SECTION 9: [Health Care (Consent) and Care Facility (Admission) Act, amends section 34 (2) (e)] is consequential to the enactment of section 33.2 of the Act by this Bill.
SECTION 10: [Health Care (Consent) and Care Facility (Admission) Act, repeals section 17 (3) and (4) of the Supplement] repeals provisions of the Act that are not in force.
www.legis.gov.bc.ca /37th3rd/1st_read/gov44-1.htm   (1836 words)

  
 ALVIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
ACT requirement for admission as stated in the catalog: “A Composite score of at least 19 on the ACT or combined math and verbal of 870 (750 if taken before
Academic courses not required in the nursing curriculum and physical activity courses are excluded in the GPA calculation for admission ranking.
I would like to waive the requirement for the ACT or SAT but will not complete all of the courses required for this exemption until the end of the spring semester.
www.alvin.cc.tx.us /DEPT/ADN/FAQ.html   (1254 words)

  
 AdmissionsBoards.com - Improving ACT
The ACT is all about what you know!
Get "Getting into the ACT" (the official stuff) and practice as much as you can.
I would also try "Cracking the ACT" (from PR, which IMHO is the next best thing after official stuff)) for general strategies and for more practice tests.
www.admissionsboards.com /topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=1552   (151 words)

  
 MSSC Admission Requirements
ACT SCORES MUST BE ON FILE AT MSSC - unless you have completed college math, English, and history.
Selected majors may be required to have Enhanced ACT scores on file before consideration into their programs.
Admission denied if student is not eligible to return to the last college or university attended.
www.mssu.edu /pages/admreq.htm   (399 words)

  
 Student Assessment and Testing > Prospective > Admission Tests > ACT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The primary purpose of the American College Test is to evaluate the verbal, mathematical, reading, and science reasoning skills of prospective students whose education was completed in English.
The fee for the institutional ACT test is $30.00 per test.
The institutional ACT is scored in the Student Assessment and Testing Department.
academics.utep.edu /Default.aspx?tabid=5876   (288 words)

  
 ACT College Admission Test
The ACT college admission test is all about Reading.
In the ACT Reading Test, you have to read 4 sections (about 3000 words) and answer 40 questions (about 2000 words), all in 35 minutes.
He scored 23 for the ACT test, with a score of 17 for reading...
www.execuread.com /act_prep.htm   (358 words)

  
 University of Evansville : SAT / ACT Policy
Students applying for admission to the University of Evansville’s Fall 2006 freshman class will be required to submit results from either the ACT Assessment with the ACT Writing Test or the new SAT-I (critical reading, math and writing).
Because this is a transitional year, UE will still give full admission consideration to applicants who have taken the SAT-I without the writing section or the ACT without the Writing Test.
Students applying for admission for the Fall 2007 freshman class and subsequent years will be required to submit results from either the ACT Assessment with the ACT Writing Test or the new SAT-I (critical reading, math and writing).
www.evansville.edu /prospects/admission/sat-actpolicy.asp   (281 words)

  
 Reydovan Admission Act   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The military of the Reydovan Republic shall be abolished.
Their terms of office shall be deemed to start on 1 Messidor 187.
Article V of the Constitution of the Commonwealth shall apply to acts passed by any government in the Reydovan systems.
members.aol.com /ambnatashastuart/reydovanact.html   (619 words)

  
 ACT Registration
Signing up online for the ACT is easier, faster, and costs the same as using the paper registration folder.
With online registration, you can know immediately if your test center is available and print your admission ticket.
ACT test dates within the United States, Canada, and the U.S. Territories
www.actstudent.org /regist   (149 words)

  
 Institutional Research & Assessment - Common Data Set
Applicants should include only those students who fulfilled the requirements for consideration for admission (i.e., who completed actionable applications) and who have been notified of one of the following actions: admission, non-admission, placement on waiting list, or application withdrawn (by applicant or institution).
Do you have an open admission policy, under which virtually all secondary school graduates or students with GED equivalency diplomas are admitted without regard to academic record, test scores, or other qualifications?
Does your institution offer an early decision plan (an admission plan that permits students to apply and be notified of an admission decision well in advance of the regular notification date and that asks students to commit to attending if accepted) for first-time, first-year (freshman) applicants for fall enrollment?
www.drexel.edu /provost/ir/cds2004/2004c.html   (1163 words)

  
 HEALTH CARE (CONSENT) AND CARE FACILITY (ADMISSION) ACT
(b) deciding to apply for admission to a care facility, to accept a facility care proposal, or to move out of a care facility.
(4) If a person chosen under section 16 makes an application under the Adult Guardianship Act, the person’s authority to give or refuse substitute consent under this Act continues until a final order is made under that Act, unless that authority is otherwise terminated under this Act.
33 (1) No action may be brought or continued against a person for any act or omission in the performance of a duty or the exercise of a power or function under this Act if the person has acted in good faith and used reasonable care.
www.qp.gov.bc.ca /statreg/stat/H/96181_01.htm   (3539 words)

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