S. 3555 (112th): Careers for Veterans Act of 2012


Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Burr

Senior Senator from North Carolina



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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
Length: 15 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require Federal agencies to hire veterans, to require States to recognize the military experience of veterans when issuing licenses and credentials to veterans, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/19/2012--Introduced.Careers for Veterans Act of 2012 - Directs the head of each federal agency to develop a plan for exercising, during the five-year period beginning on the enactment of this ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 19, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3555”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 495 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 7, 2013

H.R. 6563 (Related)
Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 25, 2012

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