14 U.S. Code § 470 - Special instruction at universities
Coast Guard personnel may be assigned for special instruction at private or state colleges or universities, and their expenses, including tuition, books, laboratory equipment and fees, and school supplies, may be defrayed by the Coast Guard.
Based on the following language contained in the Coast Guard appropriation act for 1949, “Pay and Allowances” and preceding years:
The monetary limitation is removed.
Changes were made in phraseology. 81st Congress, House Report No. 557.