H.R.1382 - BRAVE Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4] (Introduced 03/16/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Committee Meetings:||04/16/15 10:00AM|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/19/2015 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.1382 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (05/18/2015)
Boosting Rates of American Veteran Employment Act or the BRAVE Act
(Sec. 2) Authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), in awarding a contract or task order for the procurement of goods or services, to give preference to offerors based on the percentage of the offeror's full-time employees who are veterans.
Requires the debarment from contracting with the VA for not less than five years of any offeror determined to have willfully and intentionally misrepresented the veteran status of its employees.