H.R. 1357 (113th): To amend the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011 to improve the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program by providing assistance under such program for certain training programs that are considered less than full-time.


Mar 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Johnson

Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
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3/21/2013--Introduced.Amends the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011 to permit retraining assistance under the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program to be used by a veteran to pursue a program of ... Read more >

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Mar 21, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1357”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 6577 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 19, 2012

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