All Information (Except Text) for S.1211 - A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit the use of the phrases GI Bill and Post-9/11 GI Bill to give a false impression of approval or endorsement by the Department of Veterans Affairs.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA] (Introduced 06/20/2013)|
|Committees:||Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/30/2013 Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 113-280. (All Actions)|
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Actions Overview (1)
|06/20/2013||Introduced in Senate|
06/20/2013 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (2)
|10/30/2013||Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 113-280.|
|06/20/2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.|
Action By: Senate
10/30/2013 Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 113-280.
06/20/2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
|Sen. Harkin, Tom [D-IA]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Franken, Al [D-MN]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Mikulski, Barbara A. [D-MD]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Hagan, Kay R. [D-NC]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Carper, Thomas R. [D-DE]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Begich, Mark [D-AK]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI]*||06/20/2013|
|Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY]||06/25/2013|
|Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA]||07/08/2013|
|Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT]||07/08/2013|
|Sen. Johnson, Tim [D-SD]||07/11/2013|
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|Senate Veterans' Affairs||06/20/2013||Referred to|
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Latest Summary (1)
Introduced in Senate (06/20/2013)
Prohibits any person, except with written permission from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, from using the phrases "GI Bill" and "Post-9/11 GI Bill" in connection with any promotion, goods, services, or commercial activity in a manner that reasonably and falsely suggests that such use is approved, endorsed, or authorized by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).