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H.R. 3367: Gold Star Children Act

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To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that children of certain permanently disabled or deceased veterans shall be preference eligible for purposes of appointments in the civil service, and for other purpose.

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Sponsor and status

Van Taylor

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 20, 2021
Length: 2 pages
May 20, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Ordered Reported on May 25, 2021

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23 Cosponsors (13 Democrats, 10 Republicans)

4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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R Street Institute estimates new spending due to H.R. 3367 will be negligible.


May 20, 2021

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May 25, 2021
Ordered Reported

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H.R. 3367 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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