S. 274 (111th): Veterans Jobs Opportunity Act of 2009


Jan 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Max Baucus

Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Jan 16, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an incentive to hire unemployed veterans.

Summary (CRS)

1/16/2009--Introduced.Veterans Jobs Opportunity Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a work opportunity tax credit for the hiring in 2009 or 2010 of unemployed veterans discharged ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 16, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 274”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4443 (Related)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 13, 2010

H.R. 931 (Related)
Veterans Employment Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2009

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