S. 3447 (111th): Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act of 2010

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve educational assistance for veterans who served in the Armed Forces after September 11, 2001, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

May 27, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 4, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 4, 2011.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-377

Sponsor:

Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 22 pages

History

May 27, 2010
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 5, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 13, 2010
 
Passed Senate

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

Dec 16, 2010
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jan 4, 2011
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 3447 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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