To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the non-applicability of non-Department of Veterans Affairs covenants not to compete to the appointment of certain Veterans Health Administration personnel.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 12, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on October 12, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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7 Cosponsors (7 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Hartzler Supports House Measures to Improve Services for Veterans”
— Rep. Vicky Hartzler [R-MO4] (Sponsor) on Nov 9, 2017
Oct 12, 2017
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H.R. 4037 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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