Bill: SB 5778 — 2017
Modifying the definition of resident student to comply with the federal requirements established by the veterans access, choice, and accountability act of 2014 (Wilson, Zeiger)
Revises the definition of "resident student," for purposes of chapter 28B.15 RCW (college and university fees), to include a student who is entitled to transferred federal post-9/11 veterans educational assistance act of 2008 benefits based on the student's relationship as a spouse, former spouse, or child to an individual who is on active duty in the uniformed services.
Hearing Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2017 -- 8:00 am
WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=5778&Year=2017 (opens a new browser tab)
|Tuition / State Funding||Passed out of house of origin||2017-03-21|