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From the Congressional Record, Volume 161 (2015)

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H.R. 2861--A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend 
    the work opportunity credit to certain recently discharged 
    veterans, to improve the coordination of veteran job training 
    services between the Department of Labor, the Department of 
    Veteran Affairs, and the Department of Defense, to require 
    transparency for Executive departments in meeting the Government-
    wide goals for contracting with small business concerns owned and 
    controlled by service-disabled veterans, and for other purposes; 
    to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the 
    Committees on Armed Services, Small Business, Education and the 
    Workforce, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently 
    determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such 
    provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee 
    concerned.


By Mr. PETERS (for himself, Mr. Ashford, Mr. Van Hollen, Mr. Rush, Mr. 
Hastings, Mr. Takano, Mr. Jones, Ms. Norton, Ms. Hahn, Ms. Frankel of 
Florida, Mr. Kilmer, Ms. Bass, Mr. Heck of Washington, and Ms. 
McCollum), H4592 [23JN]

  Cosponsors added, H5089 [10JY], H6076 [16SE]

From the Congressional Record, Volume 162 (2016)

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H.R. 2861--A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend 
    the work opportunity credit to certain recently discharged 
    veterans, to improve the coordination of veteran job training 
    services between the Department of Labor, the Department of 
    Veteran Affairs, and the Department of Defense, to require 
    transparency for Executive departments in meeting the Government-
    wide goals for contracting with small business concerns owned and 
    controlled by service-disabled veterans, and for other purposes; 
    to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the 
    Committees on Armed Services, Small Business, Education and the 
    Workforce, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently 
    determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such 
    provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee 
    concerned.
  Cosponsors added, H1496 [21MR]