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Official Titles

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Official Title as Introduced

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to contract for a report on employment placement, retention, and advancement of recently separated servicemembers.

Actions Overview (1)

04/20/2004Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

05/13/2004-Provision incorporated. See H.R. 1716, Title II, Section 206.
04/29/2004Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Benefits
04/28/2004Referred to the Subcommittee on Benefits.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
04/20/2004Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
04/20/2004Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Brown, Henry E., Jr. [R-SC-1]* 04/20/2004
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4]* 04/20/2004
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17]* 04/20/2004

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs04/20/2004 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Benefits04/28/2004 Referred to
04/29/2004 Hearings by

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (04/20/2004)

Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to contract with a qualified entity to study and report on the employment histories of recently separated servicemembers, including whether: (1) the employment obtained is commensurate with their training and education; and (2) such servicemembers received educational assistance or training and rehabilitation under programs administered by the Secretary. Requires the report to contain specific recommendations to improve such employment opportunities.