H.R.1259 - VA Accountability First Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
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From the Congressional Record, Volume 163 (2017)
H.R. 1259 — A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the removal or demotion of employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs based on performance or misconduct, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, 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. ROE of Tennessee (for himself, Mr. Bilirakis, Mr. Arrington, Mr. Coffman, Mr. Wenstrup, Mrs. Radewagen, Mr. Bost, Mr. Bergman, Mr. Poliquin, Mr. Banks of Indiana, and Miss Gonzalez-Colon of Puerto Rico), H1392 [28FE] Cosponsors added, H1532 [2MR], H1538 [6MR], H2021 [9MR], H2054 [10MR] Reported from the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs (H. Rept. 115–34, part 1), H2050 [10MR] Committee on Oversight and Government Reform discharged, H2051 [10MR] Providing for consideration (H. Res. 198), H2081 [15MR] Debated, H2114 [16MR] Text, H2122 [16MR] Amendments, H2122, H2125, H2127, H2128, H2129, H2130 [16MR] Passed House amended, H2135 [16MR] Message from the House, S1889 [21MR] Read the first and second times, S1890 [21MR] Referred to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, S1890 [21MR]