|Tuition assistance bill for veterans advances|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
TALLAHASSEE — Access to online university classes for members of the Florida National Guard who are deployed is the aim of legislation filed Friday by a House committee.
The wide-ranging bill is designed, in part, to ensure National Guard members who are attending college when they are deployed mid-semester don’t backtrack academically.
“A lot of them lose credit and don’t get any of it back,” state Rep. Ronald “Doc” Renuart, R-Ponte Vedra Beach said.
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