H.R. 2481 (113th): Veterans Economic Opportunity Act of 2013


Jun 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 28, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.


Bill Flores

Representative for Texas's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2013
Length: 35 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To make certain improvements in the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs relating to benefits, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on September 11, 2013. The summary of that version is repeated here.)Veterans Economic Opportunity Act of 2013 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 25, 2013

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Aug 1, 2013
Reported by Committee

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Oct 28, 2013
Passed House

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

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2481”). 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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