H.R.2464 - Demanding Accountability for Veterans Act of 2015114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Benishek, Dan [R-MI-1] (Introduced 05/20/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/22/2015 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2464 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/20/2015)
Demanding Accountability for Veterans Act of 2015
Requires the Inspector General (IG) of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), at the same time the IG submits a report to the VA, to submit a copy of such report to the House and Senate Committees on Veterans' Affairs, including: (1) an explanation of any changes to the report recommended by the VA Secretary, and (2) a list of each manager responsible for an issue in a report that recommends actions to address to a public health or safety issue in the VA.
Requires the VA: (1) within seven days after such submission, to notify each such manager of such issue; (2) to direct such manager to resolve the issue, (3) to provide the manager with appropriate counseling and a mitigation plan for resolving the issue; and (4) to ensure that the manager's performance review includes an evaluation of actions taken regarding such issue.
Prohibits the Secretary from paying a bonus or award to any such manager if such issue remains unresolved.