§ 31-6-1 Short title
§ 31-6-2 Definitions
§ 31-6-3 Designation of benefits
§ 31-6-4 Educational benefits for children of deceased or disabled veterans or prisoners of war
§ 31-6-5 Educational benefits for spouses of deceased or totally disabled veterans or prisoners of war
§ 31-6-6 Educational benefits for spouses and children of partially disabled veterans; reinstatement of entitlements
§ 31-6-7 Benefits limited to lives of veterans’ immediate children
§ 31-6-8 Entitlement of veterans to educational benefits for extension or correspondence courses; benefits provided not to be in addition to federal benefits
§ 31-6-9 Benefits for wives, widows, and dependents in addition to other benefits; interruption of benefits
§ 31-6-10 Application for benefits; determination and certification of eligibility
§ 31-6-11 Proof to be submitted by applicants for benefits
§ 31-6-12 Department of Veterans’ Affairs to inform veterans, etc., of benefits under chapter; furnishing of forms, etc.; forwarding of certificate of eligibility, etc., to educational institutions
§ 31-6-13 Faculties of universities, trade schools, etc., to be informed and to inform veterans’ dependents of benefits provided
§ 31-6-14 County and city teachers to be informed and to inform veterans’ dependents of benefits provided
§ 31-6-15 Reimbursement of educational institutions providing benefits to veterans and dependents
§ 31-6-15.1 Annual report
§ 31-6-16 Entrance requirements of educational institutions not affected by chapter
§ 31-6-17 Prior statutes superseded; rights under prior statutes preserved

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 31 > Chapter 6

  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.