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Referred in Senate (06/27/2017)


115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 2258


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

June 27, 2017

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation


AN ACT

To require that certain standards for commercial driver’s licenses applicable to former members of the armed services or reserves also apply to current members of the armed services or reserves.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Active Duty Voluntary Acquisition of Necessary Credentials for Employment Act” or the “ADVANCE Act”.

SEC. 2. Commercial driver’s license standards for service members and veterans.

Section 31305(d) of title 49, United States Code, is amended—

(1) in the subsection heading, by striking “Veteran operators” and inserting “Service Members, Reservists, and Veterans”;

(2) in paragraph (1)(B), by striking “subparagraph (A) during” and inserting “subparagraph (A)—

“(i) while serving in the armed forces or reserve components; and

“(ii) during”; and

(3) in paragraph (2)(B), by inserting “current or” before “former” each place the term appears.

Passed the House of Representatives June 26, 2017.

    Attest: karen l. haas,   
    Clerk

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