H.R. 466 (111th): Wounded Veteran Job Security Act

Introduced:

Jan 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 8, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Lloyd Doggett

Representative for Texas's 25th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 9, 2009
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for certain rights and benefits for persons who are absent from positions of employment to receive medical treatment for service-connected disabilities.

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History

Jan 13, 2009
 
Introduced

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May 6, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 8, 2009
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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