Apr 23, 2015
Passed House on Jul 29, 2015
This bill passed in the House on July 29, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2015
Length: 43 pages
15% chance of being enacted (details)
About the bill
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the removal or demotion of employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs based on performance or misconduct, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
The VA Accountability Act (H.R. 1994), which would make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to demote or fire employees based on poor performance and offer increased protection for whistleblowers, was passed in the House by a vote of 256–170. All but one of the votes against the bill came from Democrats. The White House issued ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1994 — 114th Congress: VA Accountability Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr1994
“H.R. 1994 — 114th Congress: VA Accountability Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. September 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr1994>
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