H.R. 5957: Federal Aviation Administration Veteran Transition Improvement Act of 2016

To include disabled veteran leave in the personnel management system of the Federal Aviation Administration.

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Sep 8, 2016


Passed House on Sep 20, 2016

This bill passed in the House on September 20, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Rick Larsen

Representative for Washington's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2016
Length: 4 pages


3% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

S. 2683 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 7, 2016


Sep 8, 2016

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Sep 14, 2016
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Sep 20, 2016
Passed House

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H.R. 5957 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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