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      house Committees
      House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
      Economic Opportunity
    IntroducedMay 23rd, 2013

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Title

Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship Improvements Act of 2013

Official Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the eligibility of children of certain deceased veterans to educational assistance under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Summary

Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship Improvements Act of 2013 - Expands the eligibility of children for educational assistance under the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) post-9/11 educational assistance program to include the child of a person who, on or after September 11, 2001, is awarded the Purple Heart for an injury and dies as a result of that injury within 60 days after discharge or release from active-duty service.

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