New Cosponsor — Nov 17, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Daniel Maffei [D-NY24, 2013-2014]
The bill now has 28 cosponsors (23 Democrats, 5 Republicans).
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Sep 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2009
Length: 2 pages
To amend title 38, United State Code, to provide authority for certain members of the Armed Forces who have served 20 years on active duty to transfer entitlement to Post-9/11 Educational Assistance to their dependents.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3577 — 111th Congress: Education Assistance to Realign New Eligibilities for Dependents (EARNED) Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3577
“H.R. 3577 — 111th Congress: Education Assistance to Realign New Eligibilities for Dependents (EARNED) Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3577>
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