H.R. 1796 (113th): Troop Talent Act of 2013


Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tammy Duckworth
Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district


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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To ensure that the education and training provided members of the Armed Forces and veterans better assists members and veterans in obtaining civilian certifications and licenses, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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Last Action: Apr 10, 2013

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Last Action: May 28, 2014

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1796” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 2013


103 cosponsors (84D, 19R) (show)
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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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