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H.R. 2196: To amend title 38, United States Code, to reduce the credit hour requirement for the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship program of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Sponsor and status

Garland “Andy” Barr

Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 10, 2019
Status

Introduced on Apr 10, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 10, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Congressman Barrs Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Flexibility in Forever GI Bill Benefits Unanimously Passes House Committee
    — Rep. Garland “Andy” Barr [R-KY6] (Sponsor) on May 14, 2019

Amata Votes for Blue Water Navy Veterans Bill, Cosponsored 10 Veterans Bills
    — Rep. Aumua Amata [R-AS0] (Co-sponsor) on May 8, 2019

Palota Amata mo le Pili mo Fitafita o le Blue Water Navy, ma ia au i le lagolagoina o Pili e 10 mo Vetereni
    — Rep. Aumua Amata [R-AS0] (Co-sponsor) on May 8, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2196 will be negligible.

History

Apr 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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May 1, 2019
 
Considered by Economic Opportunity

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

May 8, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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

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Passed Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2196 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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