87001150 - National Guard Tuition and Fee Waivers

Account Description FY2016
Spending
FY2017
GAA
8700-1150 National Guard Tuition and Fee Waivers
For reimbursement of the costs of the national guard tuition and fee waivers under section 19 of chapter 15A of the General Laws; provided, that no funds shall be distributed from this item before certification by the state universities, community colleges and the University of Massachusetts of the actual amount of tuition and fees waived for national guard members attending public institutions of higher education under said section 19 of said chapter 15A that would otherwise have been retained by the campuses, according to procedures and regulations promulgated by the military division; and provided further, that funds from this item may be expended for the reimbursement of the tuition and fees waived for classes taken during the summer months
17,079,093 3,750,000

Veto Explanation:   I am reducing this item to the amount projected to be necessary.