Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Apr 6, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on May 11, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from California
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to establish an emergency job retraining and employment program for veterans.
4/6/1983--Introduced.Veterans Emergency Retraining Act of 1983 - Establishes a program of emergency training assistance for veterans who have been unemployed for long periods or whose job skills have been rendered ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 992”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 992 — 98th Congress: Veterans Emergency Retraining Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s992
“S. 992 — 98th Congress: Veterans Emergency Retraining Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s992>
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