H.R. 4592 (111th): Energy Jobs for Veterans Act


Feb 3, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 23, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Harry Teague

Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2010
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the establishment of a pilot program to encourage the employment of veterans in energy-related positions.

Summary (CRS)

3/23/2010--Passed House amended.Energy Jobs for Veterans Act - Directs the Secretary of Labor to establish a five-year pilot program (to be known as the Veterans Energy-Related Employment Program) to award ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 3, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 10, 2010
Reported by Committee

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Mar 23, 2010
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4592”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Mar 23, 2010 4:40 p.m.
Passed 397/19

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