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Record Group Number: 000106
Series/Collection Number: .S 1986
Creator: Florida. Governor (1991-1998 : Chiles)
Title, Dates: Education policy recommended  budget development files, 1993-1996.
Amount: 1 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: Chronological by year.
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Biographical/Historical:     Lawton M. Chiles, Jr., served as Florida's 41st governor from January 8, 1991 until his death on  December 12, 1998.  Throughout his political career, Chiles promoted the health, safety, education and families of the state's children.  This dedication to children and families led to some of his greatest accomplishments as governor.  Under his leadership, the state scored a landmark victory against the tobacco industry; set up a pilot program to reduce the use of tobacco products by minors;  implemented the Florida Kidcare Act, passed by the 1998 Legislature, which expanded the Healthy Kids program statewide and provided health care coverage to nearly 256,000 Florida children; bolstered prenatal and infant care services; enhanced child care services; and strengthened the state's efforts to preserve families and protect children from abuse and neglect.  Chiles also  established public/private partnerships to boost economic development and tourism in Florida.
Summary: This series consists of documentation supporting budgetary matters as they relate to the Department of Education--Education Policy Unit.  This series contains correspondence, memoranda, emails, and informational tables on legislative budget requests; special issues by units/counties; proposed budget cuts; veto research; director's meetings; Department of Education working papers; and general guidelines for the governor's recommended budgets for fiscal years 1994/1995 and 1995/1996.
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Subject Access Fields: Chiles, Lawton, 1930-1998
Florida. Dept. of Education.
Education, Dept. of.
Educational law and legislation Florida
Legislative budget requests
Education Finance Florida
Budgets. aat
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