38 U.S. Code § 3679 - Disapproval of courses
Pub. L. 114–315, title IV, § 417, Dec. 16, 2016, 130 Stat. 1565, provided that, applicable with respect to a course, semester, or term that begins after July 1, 2017, subsection (c)(2)(B) of this section is amended to read as follows:
(B) An individual who is entitled to assistance under—
(i) section 3311(b)(9) of this title; or
(ii) section 3319 of this title by virtue of the individual’s relationship to—
(I) a veteran described in subparagraph (A); or
(II) a member of the uniformed services described in section 3319(b) of this title who is serving on active duty.
See 2016 Amendment note below.
2016—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 114–228 substituted “(1) Except as provided by paragraph (2), any course” for “Any course” and added par. (2).
Subsec. (c)(2)(B). Pub. L. 114–315, § 417(a), amended subpar. (B) generally. Prior to amendment, subpar. (B) read as follows: “An individual who is entitled to assistance under section 3311(b)(9) or 3319 of this title by virtue of such individual’s relationship to a veteran described in subparagraph (A).”
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 114–315, § 409(e), added subsec. (d).
2014—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 113–146 added subsec. (c).
Subsec. (c)(1). Pub. L. 113–175, which directed amendment of par. (1) generally, was executed by amending par. (1) as added by Pub. L. 113–146, applicable with respect to educational assistance provided for pursuit of a program of education during a quarter, semester, or term that begins after July 1, 2015, to reflect the probable intent of Congress. Prior to amendment, par. (1) read as follows: “Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter and subject to paragraphs (3) through (6), the Secretary shall disapprove a course of education provided by a public institution of higher learning to a covered individual pursuing a course of education with educational assistance under chapter 30 or 33 of this title while living in the State in which the public institution of higher learning is located if the institution charges tuition and fees for that course for the covered individual at a rate that is higher than the rate the institution charges for tuition and fees for that course for residents of the State in which the institution is located, regardless of the covered individual’s State of residence.” See Effective Date of 2014 Amendment note below.
2011—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 111–377 inserted “the Secretary or” after “disapproved by” in two places.
1989—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 101–237 substituted “Secretary” for “Administrator” wherever appearing and “Secretary’s” for “Administrator’s”.
1976—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 94–502 substituted “the Administrator’s disapproval” for “his disapproval”.
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