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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 16, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 31, 1998
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 31, 1998.
Senator from Nebraska
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Last Updated: Oct 8, 1998
Length: 9 pages
A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that consideration may not be denied to preference eligibles applying for certain positions in the competitive service, and for other purposes.
Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 - Amends Federal employment provisions to prohibit veterans' preference eligibles or veterans who have been separated from military service under honorable conditions after three ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1021”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1021 — 105th Congress: Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1021
“S. 1021 — 105th Congress: Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1021>
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