- 東京大学大学院教育学研究科紀要 (ISSN:13421050)
- vol.46, pp.401-410, 2007-03-10
The purpose of this paper is to describe contemporary phase of the controversy about governmental subsidies for private educational institution. Subject of research is Article 89 of the Constitution, it means, No public money or other property shall be expended or appropriated for the use, benefit or maintenance of any religious institution or association, or for any charitable, educational or benevolent enterprises not under the control of public authority. This paper reexamines various theories concerned with legislative intent of latter clause of Article 89 and the meaning of "under the control of public authority", and clarifies the point of controversy.