H.R. 313: Wounded Warriors Federal Leave Act of 2015

To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide leave to any new Federal employee who is a veteran with a service-connected disability rated at 30 percent or more for purposes of undergoing medical treatment for such disability, and for other purposes.



Jan 13, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 5, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 5, 2015.


Pub.L. 114-75


Stephen Lynch

Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district



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Jan 13, 2015

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Jan 27, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Sep 28, 2015
Passed House

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Oct 26, 2015
Passed Senate

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Nov 5, 2015
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 313 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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