To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for extensions of the time limitations for use of entitlement under Department of Veterans Affairs educational assistance programs by reason of school closures due to emergency and other situations, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 19, 2021
Length: 14 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 18, 2021 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
5 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Sherrill Votes to Pass Bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022”
— Rep. Mikie Sherrill [D-NJ11] (Sponsor) on Sep 23, 2021
“Rep. Luria Backs Bipartisan Bill to Safeguard Veterans Education Benefits During Pandemic”
— Rep. Elaine Luria [D-VA2, 2019-2022] (Co-sponsor) on May 20, 2021
“house passes 9 Bost backed veterans bills”
— Rep. Mike Bost [R-IL12] on May 18, 2021
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What stakeholders are saying
Mar 23, 2021
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 4, 2021
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
May 14, 2021
Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).
May 14, 2021
Reported by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
May 18, 2021
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by special rule so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 2167 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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