Text: H.R.8437 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/29/2020)


116th CONGRESS
2d Session
H. R. 8437


To extend the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to treat certain programs of education converted to distance learning by reason of emergencies and health-related situations in the same manner as programs of education pursued at educational institutions.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 29, 2020

Mr. Schrader introduced the following bill; which was referred 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


A BILL

To extend the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to treat certain programs of education converted to distance learning by reason of emergencies and health-related situations in the same manner as programs of education pursued at educational institutions.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Extension of Department of Veterans Affairs educational assistance benefits.

Section 1(b) of Public Law 116–128 (134 Stat. 221; 38 U.S.C. 3001 note prec.) is amended by striking “December 21, 2020” and inserting “December 21, 2021”.


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