H.R. 1941 (112th): Hiring Heroes Act of 2011


May 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sanford Bishop Jr.

Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 23, 2011
Length: 22 pages

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S. 951 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jun 29, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

To improve the provision of Federal transition, rehabilitation, vocational, and unemployment benefits to members of the Armed Forces and veterans, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/23/2011--Introduced.Hiring Heroes Act of 2011- Amends the Wounded Warriors Act to extend until January 1, 2015, the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide the same rehabilitation ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 23, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1941”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


70 cosponsors (61D, 9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 951 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2011

H.R. 4088 (Related)
Capital Expansion Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 24, 2012

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