Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program; extends benefits of Program. (SB1665)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program; eligibility. Expands the definition of "Qualified survivors and dependents" eligible for benefits of the Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program to the spouse or child of all veterans who served in the Armed Forces of the United States, Reserves of the Armed Forces of the United States, or the Virginia National Guard with at least a 90 percent permanent, service-related disability. Under current law, the spouse or child would be eligible for benefits only if the veteran's disability was incurred during military operations against terrorism, on a peacekeeping mission, as a result of a terrorist act, or in any armed conflict. This bill was incorporated into SB 1173. Read the Bill »

Status

01/17/2019: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/10/2019Presented and ordered printed 19103788D
01/10/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2019Incorporated by Education and Health (SB1173-McPike) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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