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H.R. 7057 (96th): G I Bill Amendments Act of 1980

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A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the rates of vocational rehabilitation, educational assistance, and special training allowance paid to eligible veterans and persons; to preclude tutorial assistance to eligible veterans by certain family members; to terminate the authority for the veterans' representatives programs; to allow certain veterans with active duty service prior to January 1, 1977 to participate in the chapter 32 program; to provide for distribution of unused chapter 32 contributions upon the death of the participant; and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Apr 15, 1980
96th Congress (1979–1980)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 15, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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).

Sponsor

Herbert Roberts

Representative for Texas's 4th congressional district

Democrat

Source

History

Apr 15, 1980
 
Introduced

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H.R. 7057 (96th) 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 H.R. 7057. This is the one from the 96th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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