Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs and Military Installations - 78th R.S. (2003)
|Senate Veteran Affairs and Military Installations
|Library Catalog Title:
|The Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs and Military Installations report and recommendations to the 79th Texas Legislature.
|Hazlewood Act | Military personnel | Military records | Privacy | Public information | Student aid | Tuition | Tuition residency requirements |
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|78th R.S. (2003)
|View report [112 pages File size: 941 kb]
|This report should address the charges below.
|Study the impact of recent state and federal legislation with regard to protecting the personal privacy of Veterans' discharge records.
|Study existing language of the Hazelwood Act (Section 54.203, Education Code) which entitles wartime veterans and their children to a waiver of tuition and fees at some State-supported colleges and universities, and make recommendations, including cost estimates, on possible amendments to this Act to permit Veterans who have not fully used their entitlement under the Act to pass on residual benefits to their children.
|Monitor the Texas Education Agency's (TEA) implementation of HB 591, 78th R.S., relating to reciprocity agreements between states concerning admissions of military personnel, and HB 261, 78th R.S., relating to instate tuition levels for military personnel.
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