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H.R. 106: Help Hire Our Heroes Act

The text of the bill below is as of Jan 3, 2017 (Introduced).


I

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 106

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 3, 2017

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A BILL

To amend the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011 to make permanent the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Help Hire Our Heroes Act.

2.

Veterans Retraining Assistance Program

(a)

Permanent program

Section 211 of the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011 (Public Law 112–56; 38 U.S.C. 4100 note) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (a)(2)(B), by striking the period beginning October 1, 2012, and ending March 31, 2014 and inserting each subsequent fiscal year that the program is carried out; and

(2)

by striking subsection (k).

(b)

Conforming amendments

Such section is further amended—

(1)

in subsection (a)(1), by striking Not later than July 1, 2012, the and inserting The;

(2)

in subsection (b), by striking Except as provided by subsection (k), each and inserting Each;

(3)

in subsection (e)(1)(G), by striking by not later than October 1, 2013,;

(4)

by striking subsection (i); and

(5)

by redesignating subsections (j) and (l) as subsections (i) and (j), respectively.