H. R. 5484
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 8, 2010
Mr. Teague introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish an annual award program to recognize businesses for their contributions to veterans’ employment, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
VetStar Veteran-Friendly Business Act of 2010.
The Secretary of Veterans Affairs shall establish an award program, to be known as the
VetStar Award Program, to annually recognize businesses for their contributions to veterans’ employment.
The Secretary shall establish a process for the administration of the award program, including criteria for—
categories and sectors of businesses eligible for recognition each year; and
objective measures to be used in selecting businesses to receive the award.
In this Act, the term
veteran has the meaning given that term in section 101(2) of title 38, United States Code.