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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the definition of active duty for purposes of the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs to include certain service in the National Guard.

Actions Overview (1)

07/22/2010Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

07/23/2010Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
07/22/2010Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/22/2010Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Platts, Todd Russell [R-PA-19]* 07/22/2010

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs07/22/2010 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity07/23/2010 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/22/2010)

Revises provisions concerning the post-9/11 veterans' educational assistance program to include as active duty service (and therefore qualify for program assistance) full-time service in the National Guard: (1) organizing, administering, recruiting, instructing, or training the National Guard; or (2) when authorized by the President or the Secretary of Defense (DOD) for responding to a national emergency declared by the President and supported by federal funds.