To amend chapter 42 of title 38, United States Code, to provide certain veterans with employment training assistance.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arkansas's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 3, 2009
Length: 4 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 2, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
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5 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
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H.R. 1168 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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