H.R.4247 - Disabled Veterans Jobs Opportunity Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] (Introduced 03/13/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/13/2014 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4247 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/13/2014)
Disabled Veterans Jobs Opportunity Act - Entitles a veteran who has a service-connected disability or combination of service-connected disabilities rated as not less than 70% disabling by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) and who receives a passing grade in an examination for entrance into the federal competitive service to 15 additional points above his or her earned rating.
Requires a hiring agency to notify individuals who received a passing grade on an entrance examination in 2014 before the enactment of this Act to determine whether they are eligible for such additional points.