ERIC Number: ED206901
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Mar-31
Reference Count: 0
Rehabilitation, Education, Training and Employment Programs Administered by the Veterans' Administration. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Education, Training and Employment of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-Seventh Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
This is a report of a hearing on March 31, 1981, before the Subcommittee on Education, Training, and Employment of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, House of Representatives, to review veterans' education, training, and employment programs currently administered by the Veterans' Administration. Testimony on the effectiveness of the three major veterans' programs covered under chapters 31, 32, and 34 of Title 38, United States Code, is given by witnesses from the Veterans' Administration and the veterans' service organizations. Under review are current and proposed GI bill participation rates, effectiveness of the current post-Vietnam education program, and the mandated improvements to the vocational rehabilitation program called for by Public Law 96-466. Witnesses also give views on proposed legislation, H.R. 2391, to extend education, training, and employment opportunities to certain disadvantaged Vietnam-era veterans through the readjustment counseling program--Operation Outreach. There are five statements and six resolutions submitted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States and the American Legion. (YLB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Identifiers: Congress 97th; Veterans Administration; Veterans Educational Assistance Program; Vietnam Veterans
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