New Cosponsor — Jun 28, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Kay Hutchison [R-TX, 1993-2012]
The bill now has 16 cosponsors (13 Democrats, 2 Republicans, 1 Independent).
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve oversight of educational assistance provided under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and the Secretary of Defense, and for other purposes.
3/8/2012--Introduced.Military and Veterans Educational Reform Act of 2012 - Allows the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (Secretary) or a state approving agency (SAA) to approve, for purposes of veterans' educational assistance ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2179 — 112th Congress: Military and Veterans Educational Reform Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2179
“S. 2179 — 112th Congress: Military and Veterans Educational Reform Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2179>
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