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house Bill H.R. 5273

Post-9/11 Veterans Education Fairness Act

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      house Committees
      Economic Opportunity
      Committee on Veterans' Affairs
    IntroducedJuly 30th, 2014

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Title

Post-9/11 Veterans Education Fairness Act

Official Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the authority of veterans to transfer entitlement to Post-9/11 Educational Assistance to dependents.

Summary

Post-9/11 Veterans Education Fairness Act - Allows former members of the Armed Forces and Armed Forces Reserves who are entitled to Post-9/11 Educational Assistance to transfer those benefits to family members within 15 years after their discharge or release from military service. (Currently, this transfer authority is restricted to members of the Armed Forces who transfer such entitlement while serving in the Armed Forces.)

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