HGH ED STUD ASSIST-VET GRANTS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Higher Education Student Assistance Act. Excepts from
the general requirement that in order to receive a Veteran Grant a
veteran's service with the armed forces be for at least one year a
veteran whose service with the armed forces is for less than one year
but includes active military duty in Bosnia. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
HB 467 will not have a fiscal impact on DCCA.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes the changes proposed by the bill as introduced and
replaces provisions of current law relating to specified types of
service in the armed forces that qualify an otherwise eligible veteran
to receive a Veteran Grant with a provision that qualifies an
otherwise eligible veteran who served in the armed forces of the U.S.
for less than one year in a time of hostilities in a foreign country.
Defines the term "time of hostilities in a foreign county".
FISCAL NOTE, AMENDED (Ill. Student Assistance Commission)
No immediate measurable fiscal impact on State revenue.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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