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


Mar 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 23, 2012

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


Pub.L. 112-147


Jeff Denham

Representative for California's 19th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2012
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

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 (CRS)

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 ... Read more >


Mar 7, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 27, 2012
Reported by Committee

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Jul 9, 2012
Passed House

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

Jul 11, 2012
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 23, 2012
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. 4155”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


23 cosponsors (13D, 10R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 9, 2012 6:55 p.m.
Passed 369/0

Related Bills

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S. 2239 (Related)
Veteran Skills to Jobs Act

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 29, 2012

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