S. 1117: Ensuring Veteran Safety Through Accountability Act of 2015

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to remove senior executives of the Department of Veterans Affairs for performance or misconduct to include removal of certain other employees of the Department, and for other purposes.

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Apr 28, 2015


Referred to Committee on Apr 28, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 28, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Ron Johnson

Senior Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2015
Length: 5 pages


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Apr 28, 2015

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Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1117 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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