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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

Franchise Education for Veterans Act

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to allow certain veterans to use educational assistance provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs for franchise training.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
01/04/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date
02/08/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Action By: Committee on Armed Services
01/22/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
01/04/2013Referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/04/2013Referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/04/2013Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (0)

No cosponsors.


Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs01/04/2013 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity01/22/2013 Referred to
House Armed Services01/04/2013 Referred to
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel02/08/2013 Referred to

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Subjects (5)


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Introduced in House (01/04/2013)

Franchise Education for Veterans Act - Allows eligible individuals to use Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) veterans' educational assistance benefits for franchise training. Provides training assistance limits for each 12-month period, prohibiting an individual from receiving more than 12 months and more than $15,000 of such assistance.

Authorizes such training assistance under the post-9/11 veterans' educational assistance program, with the same assistance limits.