H.R.2737 - Improving Transition Programs for All Veterans Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41] (Introduced 05/25/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/25/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2737 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/25/2017)
Improving Transition Programs for All Veterans Act
This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to study and report on programs to assist veterans in their transition to civilian life.
Such study shall determine the effectiveness of current programs, especially concerning the challenges faced by women veterans, veterans with disabilities, Native American veterans, veterans who are residents of a U.S. territory, veterans who are part of the indigenous population of a U.S. territory, and other groups of minority veterans with regard to: (1) pursuing higher education, (2) entering the civilian workforce and translating military experience and skills to the job market, and (3) transitioning to civilian life for veterans families.