H.R. 1382: BRAVE Act

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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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 16, 2015

Status:

Passed House on May 18, 2015

This bill passed in the House on May 18, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Kathleen Rice

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 19, 2015
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

5% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Mar 16, 2015
 
Introduced

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May 18, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1382 is a 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.

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