To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, in awarding a contract for the procurement of goods or services, to give a preference to offerors that employ veterans.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
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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8 Cosponsors (5 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“House Passes Rep. Rices Bill to Improve Maintenance of Airport Screening Technology”
— Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY4] (Sponsor) on Jul 27, 2015
“Aumua Cosponsored Bill to Boost Veteran Employment Opportunities Passes House”
— Rep. Aumua Amata Radewagen [R-AS0] (Co-sponsor) on May 19, 2015
“House Passes Legislation to Assist Military Veterans”
— Rep. Bill Posey [R-FL8] on May 19, 2015
Mar 16, 2015
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Apr 16, 2015
Considered by Economic Opportunity
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May 18, 2015
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Feb 13, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 974 (115th).
H.R. 1382 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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