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H.R. 2781: Ensuring Veteran Enterprise Participation in Strategic Sourcing Act

H.R. 2781 directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to work with the General Services Administration to increase the pool of veteran owned small businesses represented on government-wide strategic sourcing contracts. H.R. 2781 concerns a group of contracts run by the General Services Administration known as the Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative (FSSI). The FSSI enables federal agencies to pool their buying ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 6, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 24, 2017

This bill passed in the House on July 24, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Neal Dunn

Representative for Florida's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2017
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

24% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 6, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 29, 2017
 
Considered by Oversight and Investigations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 12, 2017
 
Considered by Oversight and Investigations

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 19, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 24, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee. The House Committee on Veterans' Affairs issued the report which may provide insight into the purpose of the legislation.

Jul 24, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2781 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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