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ERIC Number: ED138711
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
A Bill to Amend Title 38, United States Code, to Provide Counseling for Certain Veterans; . . . and Utilization of Veterans Readjustment Assistance Programs. H.R. 2231. 95th Congress, 1st Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC.
This U.S. House of Representatives bill (H.R. 2231), to be cited, if enacted, as the Comprehensive Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1977, would amend title 38, United States Code, to provide counseling for certain veterans; to permit acceleration of monthly educational assistance payments to eligible veterans and dependents; to revise the criteria for nonaccredited courses; to provide alternative financial and educational assistance to peacetime post-Korean veterans affected by the expiration of their delimiting period; to provide for conditional extension of the delimiting period for certain Vietnam era veterans; to provide for the development of additional educational, employment, and readjustment assistance programs for veterans; to provide for the correction and preclusion of, and protection against, abuses and misuse of veterans' benefits; and to otherwise enhance and improve the effectiveness, integrity, and utilization of veterans readjustment assistance programs. There are six titles included: Title I, Educational Assistance Program Amendments; title II, War Orphans' and Widows' Educational Assistance Program Amendments; title III, Administration of Educational Benefits; title IV, Miscellaneous Veterans Program Amendments; title V, Employment and Training of Disabled and Vietnam-Era Veterans; and title VI, Veterans' Administration: Miscellaneous Amendments. (WL)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: United States