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Department of Veterans Affairs Work Study Expansion Act of 2019

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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand authority for certain qualifying work-study activities for purposes of the educational assistance programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs to include outreach services provided through congressional offices, and for other purposes.


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11/06/2019Introduced in Senate

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11/06/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
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Sen. Boozman, John [R-AR]* 11/06/2019

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Senate Veterans' Affairs11/06/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (11/06/2019)

Department of Veterans Affairs Work Study Expansion Act of 2019

This bill expands the list of work-study activities that qualify for payment of work-study allowances under Department of Veterans Affairs rehabilitation, training, and education programs.

Under the bill, the following activities carried out at the offices of Members of Congress qualify as work-study activities:

  • the distribution of information to members of the Armed Forces, veterans, and their dependents concerning benefits and services; and
  • the preparation and processing of documents, including those used to file veterans benefits claims.