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§ 7702. Definitions

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 24 P.S. EducationEffective: May 14, 2014

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 24 P.S. Education
Chapter 53. Higher Education Course Scheduling Preference for Veteran Students Act
Effective: May 14, 2014
24 P.S. § 7702
§ 7702. Definitions
The following words and phrases when used in this act shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:
“Public institution of higher education.” One of the following:
(1) A community college under Article XIX-A of the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L. 30, No. 14),1 known as the Public School Code of 1949.
(2) A State-related institution, to include The Pennsylvania State University, the University of Pittsburgh, Temple University and Lincoln University and their branch campuses.
(3) A member institution of the State System of Higher Education under Article XX-A of the Public School Code of 1949.2
“Veteran.” An individual who:
(1) has served in the United States Armed Forces, including a reserve component and National Guard; and
(2) was discharged or released from such service under conditions other than dishonorable.
“Veteran student.” An individual who:
(1) is a veteran;
(2) has been admitted to a public institution of higher education; and
(3) resides in this Commonwealth while enrolled in the public institution of higher education.


2014, May 14, P.L. 667, No. 46, § 2, imd. effective.


24 P.S. § 19-1901-A et seq.
24 P.S. § 20-2001-A et seq.
24 P.S. § 7702, PA ST 24 P.S. § 7702
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 24. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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