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

Introduced:

Mar 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 23, 2012

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

Law:

Pub.L. 112-147

Sponsor:

Jeff Denham

Representative for California's 19th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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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.

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History

Mar 7, 2012
 
Introduced

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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.

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Details

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

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2239 (Related)
Veteran Skills to Jobs Act

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 29, 2012

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