S. 2239 (112th): Veteran Skills to Jobs Act

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Passed Senate (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 29, 2012 but was never passed by the House. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 4155: Veteran Skills to Jobs Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 23, 2012. (compare text)

Bill Nelson

Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2012
Length: 4 pages


Mar 27, 2012

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Jun 29, 2012
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 29, 2012
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 2239 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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

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