Federal Register: March 31, 2009
Volume 74, Number 60
[Rules and Regulations]
[pdf version of document]
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRSDATES: Effective Date: This final rule will become effective on August 1, 2009.
38 CFR Part 21
Post-9/11 GI Bill
AGENCY: Department of Veterans Affairs.
ACTION: Final rule.
SUMMARY: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is issuing this final rule to establish regulations regarding a new educational assistance program for individuals who serve on active duty after September 10, 2001. The new program, known as the Post-9/11 GI Bill, was authorized by title V of the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 (Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008). This final regulation includes the rules necessary to implement the provisions of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008 that govern the Post-9/11 GI Bill.
Publication Date: 3/31/2009