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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
September 30, 2007

Statement by the Press Secretary

On Sunday, September 30, 2007, the President signed into law:

H.R. 3625, which makes permanent the authority of the Secretary of Education to waive or modify Federal student financial assistance program requirements to assist individuals or academic institutions affected by a war, other military operation, or national emergency.

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