Summary: H.R.284 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (10/03/2000)

Honor Guard for Veterans Empowerment Act - Amends Federal veterans' benefits provisions to: (1) include as military service any period for which a person is absent from civilian employment to perform authorized funeral honors duty; and (2) require an employer to give an employee who is a member of a reserve component an authorized leave of absence to perform such duty.