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Letter on the REMOTE Act for Veterans
11/18/2021Letter to the House and Senate committees on Veterans' Affairs on the need to make certain changes to the Responsible Education Mitigating Options and Technical Extensions (REMOTE) Act and pass the bill as quickly as possible.
Topic(s):
Veterans; Veterans Education
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter on Veterans Benefits COVID Extensions, Technical Corrections Bill
10/28/2021Letter to the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committees calling on lawmakers to pass legislation that makes technical corrections to several veterans education benefits laws, extends COVID-19 flexibilities for student veterans, and fixes the rounding out rule.
Topic(s):
Veterans; GI Bill; Veterans Education
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter in Support of the Student Veteran COVID-19 Protection Act
10/21/2021Letter to Rep. Mike Bost thanking him for introducing the the Student Veteran COVID-19 Protection Act (H.R. 5509) and urging Congress to pass it quickly.
Topic(s):
Veterans; GI Bill; Veterans Education; Legislation
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter in Support of the REMOTE Act for Veterans Education
10/21/2021Letter to Reps. David J. Trone, Mike Levin, and Mark Takano thanking them for introducing the Responsible Education Mitigating Options and Technical Extensions (REMOTE) Act (H.R. 5545) and urging Congress to pass it quickly.
Topic(s):
Legislation; Veterans; GI Bill; Veterans Education
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter to Congressional VA Committees on Technical Corrections to Veterans Education Benefits Bills
9/22/2021Letter to the House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees highlighting the unintended consequences of the Isakson Roe and THRIVE Act for veterans and the colleges and universities that serve them.
Topic(s):
Veterans; Veterans Education; Legislation
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter to House Veterans Affairs Committee on Isakson-Roe Implementation
7/19/2021ACE and other higher education associations strongly support the goals of this legislation but several provisions have the potential to create unintended consequences for veterans and the colleges and universities that serve them.
Topic(s):
Campus Issues; Legislation; Veterans; GI Bill
Type:
Letters and Comments
Overpayments for GI Bill Tuition and Fees and VA’s Process for Collecting These Debts
4/19/2021Under Section 1019 of the Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020, institutions are now responsible for paying back to the VA “any overpayment” of tuition and fees paid directly to the institution on behalf of a veteran.
Topic(s):
Veterans; GI Bill; Legislation
Type:
Bill Summary
Letter to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs on the Protect the GI Bill Act
12/3/2020Letter to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs regarding the the Protect the GI Bill Act. While ACE supports much of the bill, there are several provisions that could create unintended consequences for veterans and institutions.
Topic(s):
Veterans Education; Veterans; GI Bill
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter to the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs on the Protect the GI Bill Act
12/3/2020Letter to the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs regarding the the Protect the GI Bill Act. While ACE supports much of the bill, there are several provisions that could create unintended consequences for veterans and institutions.
Topic(s):
Veterans; Veterans Education; GI Bill
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter to the House in Support of Flexibility for Veterans Education Benefits During the Pandemic
9/23/2020Letter to the House Committee on Veteran Affairs in support of extending a law to help ensure that veteran education benefits are not disrupted because of COVID-19. The new end date is December 2021.
Topic(s):
Veterans; Veterans Education; Legislation
Type:
Letters and Comments
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