To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a Native VetSuccess at Tribal Colleges and Universities Pilot Program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 19, 2021
Length: 11 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).
3 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“House Passes Gallego Veterans Package, including Gallego, Johnson, OHalleran, and Cole Bill to Support Native Veterans Attending Tribal Colleges and Universities”
— Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ3] (Sponsor) on May 18, 2021
“Veteran education bill aims to bolster support for Native American members”
— Rep. Tom O’Halleran [D-AZ1, 2017-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 3, 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
Sep 11, 2020
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 8216 (116th).
Apr 28, 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 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. 2878 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2878. This is the one from the 117th Congress.
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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