H.R. 2749: Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2017

To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the oversight of contracts awarded by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to small business concerns owned and controlled by veterans, and for other purposes.

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May 26, 2017


Introduced on May 26, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 26, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Jun 29, 2017 10 a.m. — House Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations


Jack Bergman

Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: May 26, 2017
Length: 4 pages


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May 26, 2017

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Jun 29, 2017
Considered by Oversight and Investigations

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Passed House (Senate next)

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

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