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S. 1489 (115th): Veterans Education Relief and Reinstatement Act of 2017

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A bill to amend section 3312 of title 38, United States Code, to restore Post-9/11 Educational Assistance and other relief for veterans affected by school closures, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Richard Blumenthal

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Connecticut. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jun 29, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 3218: Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 16, 2017. (compare text)
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Heller Joins the President as He Signs Bipartisan Bill to Improve Care for Nevadas Veterans Into Law
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 6, 2018

PHOTOS: Heller Recognizes Fallen Heroes at Opening Ceremony of the Vietnam Moving Wall in Minden
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 1, 2018

Heller Secures Three Provisions in Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Care at the VA, Bill Now Heads to the Presidents Desk
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on May 23, 2018

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History

Jun 29, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 1489 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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