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house Bill H.R. 456

Reducing Barriers for Veterans Education Act of 2015

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Title

Reducing Barriers for Veterans Education Act of 2015

Official Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to include the cost of applying to an institution of higher learning as part of the benefits provided under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance Program.

Summary

Reducing Barriers for Veterans Education Act of 2015 Makes an individual who is eligible for educational assistance under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance program eligible for assistance with the fees for applying to institutions of higher education (IHEs). Sets the amount of such assistance payable to an individual at the lesser of: (1) the total application fees charged to the individual by the IHEs, or (2) $750.

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      house Committees
      Economic Opportunity
      Committee on Veterans' Affairs
    IntroducedJanuary 21st, 2015

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