To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to retain a copy of any reprimand or admonishment received by an employee of the Department in the permanent record of the employee.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 19, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 18, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
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Feb 24, 2015
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Apr 16, 2015
Considered by Economic Opportunity
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May 18, 2015
Passed House (Senate next)
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Jan 3, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 27 (115th).
H.R. 1038 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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