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Measure 3 Changes University System

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It's been clear since before the last legislative session that lawmakers have concerns regarding the state University System.

Which is why they passed a bill that puts a measure on the November ballot that would re-structure how the system works.

"We don't know how that commission will operate, what the enabling acts will be for it and so there just some unknowns. But it's going to be up to the voters of North Dakota on wether or not it passes and that's their decision," says Interim Chancellor Larry Skogen.

The higher ed system is run by a ten member board. But measure three would change that to a three member commission, which would be appointed by the governor.

 

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