(1)The Attorney General shall provide financial assistance to a person who attends a program of education and is—
(A)the child of any eligible public safety officer under part A of this subchapter; or
(B)the spouse of an officer described in subparagraph (A) at the time of the officer’s death or on the date of a totally and permanently disabling injury.
(2)Except as provided in paragraph (3), financial assistance under this part shall consist of direct payments to an eligible person and shall be computed on the basis set forth in section
3532 of title
(3)The financial assistance referred to in paragraph (2) shall be reduced by the amount, if any, determined under section
3796d–3(b) of this title.
(b) Duration of benefits
No person shall receive assistance under this part for a period in excess of forty-five months of full-time education or training or a proportional period of time for a part-time program.
(c) Age limitation for children
No child shall be eligible for assistance under this part after the child’s 27th birthday absent a finding by the Attorney General of extraordinary circumstances precluding the child from pursuing a program of education.
Amendment by Pub. L. 112–239effective Jan. 2, 2013, and applicable to matters pending on Jan. 2, 2013, or filed or accruing after that date, with certain exceptions, see section 1086(d) ofPub. L. 112–239, set out as a note under section
3791 of this title.
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