H.R.6372 - Veterans Employment Act of 2012112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6] (Introduced 09/11/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform; Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||09/21/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.|
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Summary: H.R.6372 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/11/2012)
Veterans Employment Act of 2012 - Instructs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to consider all qualified veterans before any non-veterans for employment in the competitive service at the VA.
Requires the VA to consider, among qualified veterans, those with a service-connected disability having a rating of 30% before considering non-service-connected disabled veterans.
Requires the Director of the VA to submit annual reports to Congress with respect to the hiring of veterans in the competitive service.