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

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

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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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. 5933 (Related)
Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 2010

H.R. 6430 (Related)
Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvement Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 18, 2010

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3447” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
May 27, 2010
Reported by Committee
Aug 5, 2010
Passed Senate
Dec 13, 2010
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Dec 16, 2010
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 4, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
35 cosponsors (30D, 4R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Dec 16, 2010 2:29 p.m.
Passed 409/3

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