H.R. 1383 (112th): Restoring GI Bill Fairness Act of 2011

Introduced:

Apr 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 3, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 3, 2011.

Law:

Pub.L. 112-26

Sponsor:

Jeff Miller

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To temporarily preserve higher rates for tuition and fees for programs of education at non-public institutions of higher learning pursued by individuals enrolled in the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs before the enactment of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act of 2010, and for other purposes.

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History

Apr 6, 2011
 
Introduced

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May 12, 2011
 
Reported by Committee

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May 23, 2011
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 21, 2011
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 26, 2011
 
House Agreed to Changes

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

Aug 3, 2011
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1383”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 23, 2011 7:02 p.m.
Passed 389/0
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendments
Jul 26, 2011 1:44 p.m.
Passed 424/0

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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2011

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