New V.A. Secretary Puts ‘Forever GI Bill’ into EffectAugust 7, 2018 | :
by Richard Sick
The Department of Veterans Affairs has begun implementing new provisions of the Harry W. Colmery Educational Assistance Act of 2017, better known as the “Forever GI Bill.”
In one of his first actions since taking the oath of office Monday, new VA Secretary Robert Wilkie said the provisions to expand GI Bill coverage were put into effect Aug. 1.