To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity credit to certain recently discharged veterans, to improve the coordination of veteran job training services between the Department of Labor, the Department of Veteran Affairs, and the Department of Defense, to require transparency for Executive departments in meeting the Government-wide goals for contracting with small business concerns owned and controlled by service-disabled veterans, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Length: 20 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Schwartz Demands Restoration of Full Military Retirement Benefits”
— Rep. Allyson Schwartz [D-PA13, 2005-2014] (Sponsor) on Dec 19, 2013
May 20, 2013
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H.R. 2056 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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