To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity credit to certain recently discharged veterans, to improve the coordination of veteran job training services between the Department of Labor, the Department of Veteran Affairs, and the Department of Defense, to require transparency for Executive departments in meeting the Government-wide goals for contracting with small business concerns owned and controlled by service-disabled veterans, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 52nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 23, 2015
Length: 20 pages
Jun 23, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 23, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
H.R. 2861 (114th) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 2861 — 114th Congress: Veteran Employment Transition Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2861
“H.R. 2861 — 114th Congress: Veteran Employment Transition Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. April 27, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2861>
|title=H.R. 2861 (114th)
|accessdate=April 27, 2018
|author=114th Congress (2015)
|date=June 23, 2015
|quote=Veteran Employment Transition Act
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.