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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
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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
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Bill Summary
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 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 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
Letter to the Senate in Support of Flexibility for Veterans Education Benefits During the Pandemic
9/23/2020Letter to the Senate 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
Letter to Senate Veterans Committee on Veteran Coronavirus Response Act
4/14/2020Letter sent to the leadership of the Senate Committee on Veterans in support of the Student Veterans Coronavirus Response Act of 2020.
Topic(s):
Crisis Management; Veterans; Veterans Education; Legislation
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter in Support of Ensuring GI Bill Benefits for Online Programs During COVID-19 Pandemic
3/18/2020Letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy asking the House to approve a bill ensuring veterans continue to receive their GI bill benefits when campuses move courses online due to COVID-19.
Topic(s):
Veterans; Veterans Education
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter to House on Ensuring GI Bill Benefits Are Not Interrupted During Coronavirus Pandemic
3/12/2020Letter to Rep. Phil Roe in strong support of H.R. 6194, legislation to ensure that veterans continue to receive their GI bill benefits if their institution moves courses online due to the coronavirus.
Topic(s):
Veterans; Veterans Education
Type:
Letters and Comments
Letter to Senate on Ensuring GI Bill Benefits Are Not Interrupted During Coronavirus Pandemic
3/12/2020Letter to Sens. Jerry Moran and Jon Tester of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee in support of legislation to ensure that veterans continue to receive their GI bill benefits if their institution moves courses online due to the coronavirus.
Topic(s):
Veterans; Veterans Education
Type:
Letters and Comments
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