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S. 537 (116th): Hire Student Veterans Act

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A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide the work opportunity tax credit with respect to hiring veterans who are receiving educational assistance under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs or Defense.

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Sponsor and status

Jacky Rosen

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Nevada. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Feb 25, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 25, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rosen Applauds House Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Support Veterans in STEM Careers
    — Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Sponsor) on Jan 28, 2020

Senator Roberts & Rep. Watkins Introduce Resolution Recognizing 65th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education
    — Sen. Pat Roberts [R-KS, 1997-2020] on May 13, 2019

Rosen-Backed Resolution Recognizing Veterans Small Business Week Passes Senate
    — Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Sponsor) on Nov 7, 2019

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Feb 25, 2019

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

S. 537 (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 S. 537. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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