Summary: H.R.4247 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.4247. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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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.