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H.R. 846 (116th): Veterans Serving Veterans Act of 2019

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To amend the VA Choice and Quality Employment Act to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a vacancy and recruitment database to facilitate the recruitment of certain members of the Armed Forces to satisfy the occupational needs of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to establish and implement a training and certification program for intermediate care technicians in that Department, and for other purposes.

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Jenniffer González-Colón

Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 29, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Jan 29, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 29, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Jenniffer Gonzlez celebra junto a los veteranos en Juana Daz y entrega medalla del congreso a BORINQUENEERS presentes
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] (Sponsor) on Nov 25, 2019

Jenniffer Gonzlez celebra junto a los veteranos en Juana Daz y entrega medalla del congreso a BORINQUENEERS presentes
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] (Sponsor) on Nov 25, 2019

Jenniffer Gonzlez anuncia nueva iniciativa para destacar a los veteranos puertorriqueos
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] (Sponsor) on Oct 1, 2019

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History

Jan 29, 2019
 
Introduced

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

H.R. 846 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 846. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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