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H.R. 6316 (114th): VET Bonus Act

To stop the Secretary of the Army from recouping a bonus or similar benefit provided to members of the California Army National Guard between January 1, 2004, and December 31, 2010, unless the Secretary can prove that the member knowingly secured the bonus or similar benefit through fraud or misrepresentation or knowingly failed to perform the service requirement upon which the bonus or similar benefit was conditioned, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Jeff Denham

Sponsor. Representative for California's 10th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2016
Length: 4 pages

Nov 15, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 15, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Nov 15, 2016

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H.R. 6316 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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.

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