H.R. 4155 (112th): Veteran Skills to Jobs Act

Introduced:
Mar 07, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Signed by the President
Slip Law:
This bill became Pub.L. 112-147.
Sponsor
Jeff Denham
Representative for California's 19th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jul 14, 2012
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 2239 (Related)
Veteran Skills to Jobs Act

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 29, 2012

 
Status

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 23, 2012.

Progress
Introduced Mar 07, 2012
Referred to Committee Mar 07, 2012
Reported by Committee Jun 27, 2012
Passed House Jul 09, 2012
Passed Senate Jul 11, 2012
Signed by the President Jul 23, 2012
 
Full Title

To direct the head of each Federal department and agency to treat relevant military training as sufficient to satisfy training or certification requirements for Federal licenses.

Summary

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 09, 2012 6:55 p.m.
Passed 369/0

Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (13D, 10R) (show)
Committees

House Oversight and Government Reform

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7/23/2012--Public Law.
(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on July 9, 2012. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Veteran Skills to Jobs Act - Directs the head of each federal licensing authority to consider, and authorizes such official to accept, any relevant training received by an individual while serving as a member of the Armed Forces for the purpose of satisfying the license requirements.

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