38 U.S. Code § 3536 - Specialized vocational training courses

The Secretary may approve a specialized course of vocational training leading to a predetermined vocational objective for the enrollment of an eligible person under this subchapter if the Secretary finds that such course, either alone or when combined with other courses, constitutes a program of education which is suitable for that person and is required because of a mental or physical handicap.


(Pub. L. 85–857, Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1199, § 1737; Pub. L. 88–126, § 4,Sept. 23, 1963, 77 Stat. 162; renumbered § 1736,Pub. L. 92–540, title IV, § 402(3),Oct. 24, 1972, 86 Stat. 1090; Pub. L. 94–502, title III, § 310(20),Oct. 15, 1976, 90 Stat. 2392; amended Pub. L. 101–237, title IV, § 423(b)(1)(A),Dec. 18, 1989, 103 Stat. 2092; renumbered § 3536,Pub. L. 102–83, § 5(a),Aug. 6, 1991, 105 Stat. 406.)

1991—Pub. L. 102–83renumbered section 1736 of this title as this section.
1989—Pub. L. 101–237substituted “Secretary” for “Administrator” wherever appearing.
1976—Pub. L. 94–502substituted “if the Administrator finds” for “if he finds”.
1963—Pub. L. 88–126substituted “The” for “Notwithstanding the provisions of subsections (b) and (c) ofsection 1735 of this title, the”.
Effective Date of 1976 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 94–502effective Oct. 15, 1976, see section 703(b) ofPub. L. 94–502, set out as an Effective Date note under section 3693 of this title.

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