ERIC Number: ED327727
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-May-11
Reference Count: N/A
Legislation Relating to Veterans' Education, Employment, and Home Loan Programs. Hearing before the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, Second Session, on S. 2100 (Section 401 and 404c), Amendment No. 1575 to S. 2100, S.2483, S.2484, S.2537, Amendment No. 1562 to S.2537, and S.2546.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Veteran's Affairs.
This document records the oral and written testimony given at a Senate hearing to discuss proposed legislation changing veterans' benefits in education, employment, and home loan programs. Witnesses included Administration officials, executives of the Veterans Affairs Department, officials of the veterans' programs of the Department of Labor, and representatives of disabled and other veterans' organizations. All were advocates of the proposed legislation. The legislation would raise tuition payments and educational benefits, allow veterans' organizations to provide some educational services and transitional services for veterans leaving military service, increase the length of unemployment benefits to veterans, and improve the Veterans' Administration home loan program to meet current needs. Text of the proposed legislation (S. 2100, Sections 401 and 404(c), Amendment No. 1575 to S. 2100, S. 2483, S. 2484, S. 2537, Amendment No. 1562 to S. 2537, and S. 2546) is included. (KC)
Descriptors: Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Hearings, Housing, Postsecondary Education, Program Improvement, Student Financial Aid, Tuition Grants, Unemployment Insurance, Veterans, Veterans Education
Superintendent of Documents, Congressional Sales Office, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Veteran's Affairs.