H.AMDT.40 to H.R.1388

Amendment removes GI benefits from the maximum educational award calculation so that veterans have full access to national service educational benefits.

H.AMDT.40(A003)
Amends: H.R.1388
Sponsor: Rep Hunter, Duncan D. [CA-52](offered 3/18/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment removes GI benefits from the maximum educational award calculation so that veterans have full access to national service educational benefits.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
Amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 110-39 to remove veteran`s educational benefits from being taken into account when calculating the maximum award an individual could receive for participating in one of the national service programs.

STATUS:

    3/18/2009 1:52pm:
    Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Hunter. (consideration: CR H3590-3591; text: CR H3590)
    3/18/2009 1:58pm:
    On agreeing to the Hunter amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.

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