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H.R. 4055 (112th): Military and Veterans Education Protection Act

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To count revenues from military and veteran education programs toward the limit on Federal revenues that certain proprietary institutions of higher education are allowed to receive for purposes of section 487 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Jackie Speier

Sponsor. Representative for California's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2012
Length: 12 pages
Introduced
Feb 16, 2012
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

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32 Cosponsors (30 Democrats, 2 Republicans)

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What legislators are saying

Representatives Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill to Reform For-Profit College Industry Treatment of Military and Veteran Education Benefits
    — Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA14] (Sponsor) on Feb 16, 2012

Representatives Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill to Reform For-Profit College Industry Treatment of Military and Veteran Education Benefits
    — Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA14] (Sponsor) on Feb 16, 2012

Representatives Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill to Reform For-Profit College Industry Treatment of Military and Veteran Education Benefits
    — Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA14] (Sponsor) on Feb 16, 2012

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History

Feb 16, 2012
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4055 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4055. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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