H.R. 4288 (112th): Commercial Drivers Licenses for Veterans Act

Mar 28, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Janice Hahn
Representative for California's 36th congressional district
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Last Updated
Mar 28, 2012
4 pages
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 02, 2012


This bill was introduced on March 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Mar 28, 2012
Referred to Committee Mar 28, 2012
Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide grants to States to assist veterans with who were trained to drive large vehicles while serving in the Armed Forces in obtaining, upon their discharge or release from active duty service, State commercial drivers licenses.


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Commercial Drivers Licenses for Veterans Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish a program of grants to states to assist veterans who received and completed training to drive large vehicles while serving in the Armed Forces obtain, upon their discharge or release from active-duty service, state commercial drivers licenses. Requires states, in order to be grant-eligible, to demonstrate a shortage of individuals with such licenses.
Directs the Comptroller General to study and report to Congress on barriers experienced by such veterans in obtaining such licenses.

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