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Guide to the Office of Government Relations Records, 1965-1983

Abstract

This collection contains the records of the Office of Government Relations from the tenure of Eugene J. Macdonald. The Office of Government Relations is charged with representing the University in Washington, D.C., and in state government. In 1999 the office became the point of contact on health-related issues at the federal level for Duke University Health System (DUHS) and state government issues for Duke University and DUHS.

The materials span the years of 1965 to 1983. Major topics include legislation, lobbying, NAICU, and the AAU.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Duke University. Office of Government Relations
Title
Office of Government Relations records 1965-1983
Language of Material
English
Extent
13.125 Linear Feet, 10,500 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The collection contains memoranda, correspondence, and other papers from E.J. McDonald's tenure in the Office of Government Relations. Subjects include lobbying in NC; RUN (Research University Network); Association of American Universities (AAU), NC Legislation, American Council on Education (ACE); Regan Economic Recovery; Research Legislation; National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU); and Reauthorization of Higher Education Act. The materials range in date from 1965-1983.

Administrative Information

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Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the University Archives to use this collection.

For a period of twenty-five years from the origin of the material, permission in writing from the office of origin and the University Archivist is required for use. After twenty-five years, records that have been processed may be consulted with the permission of the University Archivist.

warning Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

AAU

(1.5 boxes)

Conatains files related to the Association of American Universities.

A-21 Meeting, 1982 (1 of 3)
Box 1
A-21 Meeting, 1982 (2 of 3)
Box 1
A-21 Meeting, 1982 (3 of 3)
Box 1
Briefing File, 1980
Box 1
Briefing Papers, 1983 (1 of 2)
Box 1
Briefing Papers, 1980-1982 (2 of 2)
Box 1
General Files, 1977 (1 of 2)
Box 1
General Files, 1977 (2 of 2)
Box 1
Office of Management and Budget, 1980-1984 (1 of 3)
Box 1
Office of Management and Budget, 1980-1984 (2 of 3)
Box 1
Office of Management and Budget, 1980-1984 (3 of 3)
Box 1
Office of Management and Budget, 1978-1979 (1 of 2)
Box 1
Office of Management and Budget, 1978-1979 (2 of 2)
Box 1
Reports and Memos 1979-1980 (1 of 3)
Box 1
Reports and Memos 1979-1980 (2 of 3)
Box 1
Reports and Memos 1979-1980 (3 of 3)
Box 1
Research Universities Network 1980-1983 (1 of 2)
Box 1
Research Universities Network 1980-1983 (2 of 2)
Box 1
Reports, Memos and Papers, 1981
Box 2
Reports, Memos and Papers, 1981-1982
Box 2
Reports, Memos and Papers, 1982-1983
Box 2
Reports, Memos and Papers, 1983
Box 2
Reports, Memos and Papers, 1979
Box 2
Reports, Memos and Papers, 1978 (1 of 3)
Box 2
Reports, Memos and Papers, 1978 (2 of 3)
Box 2
Reports, Memos and Papers, 1978 (3 of 3)
Box 2
Ad Hoc Taxation of Fringe Benefits - Tuition Remission, 1978-1981
Box 2
Ad Hoc: Tax Reform Issues - 2, 1979-1980
Box 2
Ad Hoc: Tax Reform Issues - 2, 1974-1979
Box 2
Ad Hoc: Tax Meeting, Washington, D.C., 1983
Box 2
Ad Hoc Committee on Science Policy, 1978-1980
Box 2
Advisory Committee on Education, 1981-1982
Box 2
Administrative Law Reform, 1976-1978
Box 2
American Council on Education File 1, 1979
Box 2
American Council on Education File 1, 1977-1979
Box 2
American Council on Education File 2, 1982
Box 2
American Council on Education File 2, 1980
Box 2
Consortium on Financing Higher Education, 1982-1984
Box 3
Consortium on Financing Higher Education, 1978-1980
Box 3
Consortium on Financing Higher Education, 1978-1979
Box 3
Council on Wage and Price Stability, 1980
Box 3
Council on Wage and Price Stability, 1979 (1 of 2)
Box 3
Council on Wage and Price Stability, 1979 (2 of 2)
Box 3
Council on Wage and Price Stability File 2, 1980 (1 of 2)
Box 3
Council on Wage and Price Stability File 2, 1980 (2 of 2)
Box 3
Council on Wage and Price Stability File 2, 1979
Box 3
Committee on More Effective Government HR. 6380 (Bolling), 1980
Box 3
Friends of Health - General, 1979-1981
Box 3
Friends of Health: 1979 and Older
Box 3
Friends of Health Meeting: Washington, D.C. April 18, 1979
Box 3
National Commission on Research Reports, 1980
Box 3
National Security - Classification, 1982
Box 3
Ways and Means Committee of the House, 1974-1978
Box 3
Budget, 1979 (1 of 2)
Box 3
Budget, 1979 (2 of 2)
Box 3
Mining Fellowships, 1978
Box 3
Lobbying Legislation, 1979
Box 3
Committee on Federal Relations for the University, 1978 (1 of 2)
Box 3
Committee on Federal Relations for the University, 1978 (2 of 2)
Box 3
Council on Federal Relation, 1976-1981
Box 4
Cost Containment Bill (Philanthropy), 1978-1979
Box 4
Debt Financing Provision S. 2498, May 1982
Box 4
Federal Relations Committee, 1978-1981
Box 4
Legislative 1975-1976
Box 4
Meeting, 1980
Box 4
Meeting, April 30, 1980
Box 4
Meeting, 1982
Box 4
Misc. Research Items: Schools and Government Involvement, 1976-1978
Box 4
Position Papers, 1981
Box 4
Position Papers, 1978
Box 4
Tuition Tax Credit File 1, 1978 (1 of 2)
Box 4
Tuition Tax Credit File 1, 1978 (2 of 2)
Box 4
Tuition Tax Credit File 2, 1978 (1 of 2)
Box 4
Tuition Tax Credit File 2, 1978 (2 of 2)
Box 4
Tuition Tax Credit File 3, 1978 (1 of 2)
Box 4
Tuition Tax Credit File 3, 1978 (2 of 2)
Box 4
Article Re: Corporations, 1981
Box 4
Congressional Replies, 1981
Box 4
Exchange of Scientific Information, 1981
Box 4
General Assembly, 1983 (1 of 3)
Box 4
General Assembly, 1983 (2 of 3)
Box 4
General Assembly, 1983 (3 of 3)
Box 4
Legislative Relations: Testimony on Committee Finance, 1976
Box 4
Memos Between Lucy and E.J. McDonald, 1978-1981
Box 5
National Governers' Association Position Paper on Education, 1981
Box 5
Proposed Department Regulations, 1979-1981
Box 5
Research, 1982
Box 5
Retirement, 1978
Box 5
Service Contract of 1965, 1980-1982
Box 5
Social Security, 1978-1981 (1 of 2)
Box 5
Social Security, 1978-1981 (2 of 2)
Box 5
Spring Meeting April 12-14, 1981
Box 5
Uniform Procurement Regulations File 1, 1980 (1 of 2)
Box 5
Uniform Procurement Regulations File 1, 1980 (2 of 2)
Box 5
Uniform Procurement Regulations File 2, 1981-1982
Box 5
Uniform Procurement Regulations File 2, 1976
Box 5

Legislation

(1.5 boxes)
Academic Freedom Act S. 519, 1979
Box 5
Ad Hoc Tax Group: Misc. Memos and Papers, 1978-1982
Box 5
Charitable Contribution and Tax, 1979
Box 5
Charitable Contribution and Tax, 1973-1979
Box 5
Charitable Contribution and Tax, 1973
Box 5
Charitable Giving, 1981-1982
Box 5
Charitable Giving, 1980-1981
Box 5
Dole/Bayh Bill: University and Small Business Patent Policy, 1978-1980
Box 5
Education Department and Misc. Education Legislation, 1980-1982
Box 5
Education Department and Misc. Education Legislation, 1979-1980
Box 5
Education Department and Misc. Education Legislation, 1980
Box 5
Educational Savings Accounts, 1980-1982
Box 6
Educational Savings Accounts (Dole S. 2745), undated
Box 6
Energy Legislation, 1980
Box 6
Equipment Donations Tax Act, 1981
Box 6
Ethics in Government Act, 1979
Box 6
Federal Trade Commission Jurisdiction Non-Profits, 1979
Box 6
Labor Law, 1977-1978
Box 6
N.C. Legislation - Misc. Items, 1979-1983
Box 6
North Carolina Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, 1978-1981
Box 6
North Carolina Animal Research Bill, 1982-1983
Box 6
N.C. State Bond Financing - Constitutional Amendment, 1981-1982
Box 6
N.C. Tax Exempt, 1980-1981
Box 6
N.C. Tax Exempt, 1980
Box 6
Paper Reduction Act, 1980
Box 6
Reauthorization of Higher Education Act, 1979
Box 6
Recombinant DNA Research Legislation, 1978-1979
Box 6
Research Revitalization Act, 1981
Box 6
Regan Task Force Recommendations, 1981
Box 6
Regan Tax - Budget Cuts, 1980-1981 (1 of 2)
Box 6
Regan Tax - Budget Cuts, 1980-1981 (2 of 2)
Box 6
Regan Economic Recovery Tax Act, 1981 (1 of 2)
Box 6
Regan Economic Recovery Tax Act, 1981 (2 of 2)
Box 6
Regan Economic Recovery/1982 Budget Revisions
Box 6
Regulatory Reform: Proposed Changes, Cost Savings to Universities, etc., April 1981 (1 of 2)
Box 6
Regulatory Reform: Proposed Changes, Cost Savings to Universities, etc., April 1981 (2 of 2)
Box 6
Research Legislation, 1979-1980
Box 6
Solicitation Legislation: Discussion (Lucy), 1978-1980
Box 6
Sunset Bill File 1, 1979-1980
Box 6
Sunset Bill File 1, 1978-1979
Box 6
Sunset Bill File 2, 1979-1980
Box 6
Sunset Bill File 2, 1980
Box 6
Tax and Higher Education, 1978 (1 of 2)
Box 7
Tax and Higher Education, 1973
Box 7
Tax and Higher Education, 1978 (2 of 2)
Box 7
Tax Indexation, 1979
Box 7
Tax Reform: 96th Congress, 1979
Box 7
Title VI Proposed Legislations, 1979
Box 7
Tuition Remission Materials, 1979-1981
Box 7
Tuition Tax Credit - General, 1981 (1 of 2)
Box 7
Tuition Tax Credit - General, 1981 (2 of 2)
Box 7
Tuition Tax Credit - Hearings, Packwood Moynihan Bill, June 3-4, 1981
Box 7
Value Added Tax Legislation, 1979
Box 7
Wage/Price Guidelines (Inflation), 1978-1979 (1 of 3)
Box 7
Wage/Price Guidelines (Inflation), 1978-1979 (2 of 3)
Box 7
Wage/Price Guidelines (Inflation), 1978-1979 (3 of 3)
Box 7

Lobbying

(.25 boxes)
Congressional Testimony, 1982
Box 7
Educational Institutional Lobbying Efforts, 1979-1981
Box 7
Lobbying in N.C., 1979-1982
Box 7
Sanford Testimony: Dole Education Savings Account Bill, Feb. 24, 1981 (1 of 2)
Box 7
Sanford Testimony: Dole Education Savings Account Bill, Feb. 24, 1981 (2 of 2)
Box 7
Terry Sanford - Testimony Before Senate, 1980
Box 7

NAICU

(1 box)

Files regarding the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

Annual Meeting, Feb. 1983
Box 7
File 2, 1982-1984
Box 7
File 2, 1982 (1 of 3)
Box 7
File 2, 1982 (2 of 3)
Box 7
File 2, 1982 (3 of 3)
Box 7
General Memos and Correspondence, 1980
Box 8
General Papers, 1981 (1 of 3)
Box 8
General Papers, 1981 (2 of 3)
Box 8
General Papers, 1981 (3 of 3)
Box 8
General Papers, 1980-1981
Box 8
General Papers, 1981-1983
Box 8
Government Relations Advisory Council, 1982
Box 8
Memos, 1982-1983
Box 8
Memos, 1983
Box 8
Reports and Memos, 1978-1980
Box 8
Reports and Memos, 1977-1980
Box 8
Reports and Memos, 1979-1980
Box 8
Tax Policy Subcommittee Meeting, June 9, 1981
Box 8
Tax Policy Subcommittee Meeting, Sept. 8, 1982
Box 8
Ad Hoc Group: Estate and Gift Taxation, 1975-1976 (1 of 2)
Box 8
Ad Hoc Group: Estate and Gift Taxation, 1975-1976 (2 of 2)
Box 8
Animal Hospital Report, 1978-1981 (1 of 2)
Box 8
Animal Hospital Report, 1978-1981 (2 of 2)
Box 8
Cost Containment - Hospital, 1978-1979 (1 of 2)
Box 8
Cost Containment - Hospital, 1978-1979 (2 of 2)
Box 9
Deferred Compensation, 1979-1980 (1 of 2)
Box 9
Deferred Compensation, 1979-1980 (2 of 2)
Box 9
Discrimination, 1982
Box 9
Draft Registration Certification, 1982
Box 9
Government Grant Contracts, 1978-1979
Box 9
Government Grant Contracts, 1977-1978
Box 9
Misc. Reports and Articles, 1977-1979
Box 9
Report: "A Private University Looks at Government Regulation," 1976
Box 9
State Controlled Federal Grants - Student Loans - All Fed. Funding Education, 1981
Box 9

Historical Note

The Office of Government Relations is charged with representing the University in Washington, D.C., and in state government. In 1999 the office became the point of contact on health-related issues at the federal level for Duke University Health System (DUHS) and state government issues for Duke University and DUHS.

Subject Headings

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Office of Government Relations Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Office of Government Relations Records were received by the University Archives as a transfer in 1985.

Processing Information

Processed by Matthew Shangler, October 2009

Encoded by Matthew Shangler, October 2009

Accession 85-91 is described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.