NO. 21. AN ACT RELATING TO SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CHILDREN OF VERMONT NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS KILLED WHILE ON DUTY.
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 16 V.S.A. § 2537(b)(1) is amended to read:
(1) National guard as used in this section will be deemed to include Vermont army national guard and Vermont air national guard.
Sec. 2. 16 V.S.A. § 2822(i) is amended to read:
means a student who has had his or her domicile in Vermont for
the year preceding the date
of application of commencement of the
relevant semester or academic program. A residence established in Vermont for
the purpose of attending an educational institution shall not of itself be
sufficient to establish domicile in Vermont. Whenever
a resident student loses his or her Vermont
domicile, as in the case of a minor whose parents move from the state, he
the student shall thereafter be reclassified as a nonresident.
Sec. 3. REPEAL
16 V.S.A. § 2538(c), relating to the requirement that the recipient of a Vermont national guard scholarship for a child of a Vermont national guard member killed while on duty be a resident of Vermont, is repealed.
Approved: May 14, 2003