H.R.2417 - Montgomery GI Bill Second Chance Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Visclosky, Peter J. [D-IN-1] (Introduced 05/21/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs; Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||06/20/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2417 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/21/2007)
Montgomery GI Bill Second Chance Act of 2007 - Authorizes certain members of the Armed Forces to make an irrevocable election during October of any year beginning in 2005 to become entitled to basic educational assistance under the Montgomery GI Bill.
Requires a reduction in basic pay of those members electing such educational assistance or, if the member is discharged or released from active duty prior to such reduction, the collection of specified amounts from the member or an equivalent reduction in retired or retainer pay.
Requires the Secretary concerned, in conjunction with the Secretary of Defense, to provide notice of the opportunity created by this Act to elect educational assistance under the Montgomery GI Bill.