To amend title 38, United States Code, to eliminate the time limitation for use of eligibility and entitlement to educational assistance under certain programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 26th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 23, 2015
Length: 8 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on June 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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14 Cosponsors (14 Democrats)
May 23, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2169 (113th).
Jun 23, 2015
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May 25, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2692 (115th).
H.R. 2855 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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