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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2017

Short Titles as Reported to House

Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2017

Short Titles as Introduced

Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2017

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the oversight of contracts awarded by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to small business concerns owned and controlled by veterans, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (3)

Date
07/24/2017 Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
07/24/2017 Reported by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 115-243.
05/26/2017 Introduced in House

All Actions (17)

Date Chamber
07/25/2017 Senate Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
07/24/2017-7:17pm House Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/24/2017-7:17pm House On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6175)
07/24/2017-7:16pm House Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H6199)
07/24/2017-3:58pm House At the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Mr. Walz objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was considered as withdrawn.
07/24/2017-3:54pm House DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2749.
07/24/2017-3:54pm House Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6175-6176)
07/24/2017-3:54pm House Mr. Roe (TN) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
07/24/2017 House Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 175.
07/24/2017 House Reported by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 115-243.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
07/19/2017 House Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
07/19/2017 House Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
07/12/2017 House Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
07/12/2017 House Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
05/26/2017 House Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
05/26/2017 House Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
05/26/2017 House Introduced in House

Cosponsors (2)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2]* 05/26/2017
Rep. Dunn, Neal P. [R-FL-2] 06/28/2017

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs05/26/2017 Referred to
07/19/2017 Markup by
07/24/2017 Reported by H. Rept. 115-243
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations05/26/2017 Referred to
07/12/2017 Markup by
07/12/2017 Reported by
Senate Veterans' Affairs07/25/2017 Referred to

Related Bills (0)

As of 10/23/2017 no related bill information has been received for H.R.2749 - Protecting Business Opportunities for Veterans Act of 2017.

Subjects (1)


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