ERIC Number: ED076864
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Mar-23
Reference Count: 0
Educational Benefits Available for Returning Vietnam Era Veterans; Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Readjustment, Education, and Employment of the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-Second Congress, Second Session. Part 1.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Veteran's Affairs.
The following bills, or amendments thereto, were included in presentations before the Subcommittee on Readjustment, Education, and Employment concerning educational benefits for Vietnam era veterans: (1) S 2161, to increase allowances for veterans; (2) S 740, to make improvements in vocational rehabilitation and educational programs; (3) S 1776, to provide equitable treatment of veterans enrolled in vocational education courses; (4) S 1918, to provide additional educational benefits to veterans who served in Indochina; (5) S 2063, for advance educational assistance payments to veterans accepted at a college; (6) S 2091, for additional readjustment assistance to veterans through employment counseling; (7) S 2163, for special assistance allowances; (8) S 2660, for equality of treatment for married female veterans; (9) S 2666, for special advisory and counseling assistance to veterans at institutions of higher education and to authorize a trial program to aid veterans with academic deficiencies to gain entrance to institutions of higher education; (10) S 2744, for better inservice education and training programs for members of the armed forces, for additional opportunities for veterans, and for better job training and placement for veterans; (11) S 3059, for increased rates for educational assistance and allowances and for advance payments to certain veterans; and (12) S 3146 and 3345, to increase vocational rehabilitation payments. (KM)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Educational Legislation, Employment Programs, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Higher Education, Publications, Tuition Grants, Veterans, Veterans Education, Vocational Rehabilitation
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 ($3.75)
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Veteran's Affairs.