Sections
§ 1101A Establishment; statement of purpose 14
§ 1102A Definitions 14
§ 1103A Funding 14
§ 1104A Eligibility for Program 14
§ 1105A Application 14
§ 1106A Decision and disbursement 14
§ 1107A Amount of award 14
§ 1108A Rules and regulations 14
§ 1109A Penalties 14
§ 1110A Annual reporting 14
§ 1111A Severability 14

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 14 > Chapter 11A

  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Award: means the Department's decision to make a loan payment on an applicant's behalf. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Child: means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Department: means the Delaware Department of Education. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • English learners: means students with limited English proficiency and who meet the definition of English learner as that term is defined by the Department rules and regulations. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • High needs area: means :

    a. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A

  • Loan payment: means a payment by the Department to a successful applicant's lending agency to retire a portion of the applicant's qualified educational loan. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Low-income students: means students within the statewide metric determined by the Department of Education utilizing direct certification for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Minority students: means students who are members of a racial or ethnic group other than the racial or ethnic group that represents the majority of the State's population. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Program: means the High Needs Educator Student Loan Payment Program established in this chapter. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Qualified educational loan: means a government, commercial, or foundation loan for actual costs paid for tuition and reasonable educational expenses related to an educator's undergraduate or graduate degree program. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • School: means a Delaware public school, including a vocational-technical school and a charter school established pursuant to Chapter 5 of this title. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Secretary: means the Delaware Secretary of Education. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Students with disabilities: means students who because of mental, physical, emotional, developmental, speech or learning disability problems, as defined by the Department of Education rules and regulations, require special education and related services in order to develop their own capabilities. See Delaware Code Title 13 Sec. 724A
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes its territories and possessions and the District of Columbia. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Year: means a calendar year, and is equivalent to the words "year of our Lord. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307