NH HB 1582:AN ACT relative to free tuition at colleges and universities for children of veterans who are totally and permanently disabled...

New Hampshire

State Policies & Initiatives: 

“This bill:

I. Establishes a tuition waver at any institution in the university system or community college system of New Hampshire for a child of a totally and permanently disabled veteran…

III. Requires the commissioner of the department of employment security to publish a monthly workforce needs assessment report for veterans.

IV. Requires the adjutant general to take steps to increase veterans' awareness of the military skills test waiver program; increase acceptance of military training and experience towards the licensing requirements in certain occupations and professions; and establish an end veterans homelessness program.

V. Requires the university system and community college system of New Hampshire to award college credit for military training courses completed and to increase flexibility in application and course registration procedures for veterans.

  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Other
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Resource Leveraging
  • Veterans
  • New Hampshire State Legislature
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