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H.R. 1257: Homeless Veterans CREDIT Act

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To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a study on the effect of financial and credit counseling for homeless veterans and veterans experiencing housing instability, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Frank Pallone Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2021
Length: 11 pages
Introduced
Feb 23, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 15, 2021

This bill passed in the House on June 15, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Cosponsors

12 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 2 Republicans)

Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Feb 23, 2021
 
Introduced

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May 4, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 11, 2021
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jun 11, 2021
 
Text Published

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Jun 15, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1257 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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