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      house Committees
      House Committee on Education and the Workforce
      Higher Education and Workforce Training
    IntroducedMay 14th, 2013

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Title

Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act of 2013

Official Title

To increase Federal Pell Grants for the children of fallen police officers, firefighters, and other public safety officers.

Summary

Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act of 2013 - Amends the Higher Educaton Act of 1965 to eliminate the expected family contribution used in determining Pell Grant eligibility in the case of a student applicant whose parent or guardian died as a result of performing service as a police officer, firefighter, or other public safety officer.

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