H.R.2433 - To amend title 5 of the United States Code to modify, for purposes of veterans' preference for Federal hiring, certain requirements with respect to service and retirement, and for other purposes.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] (Introduced 05/01/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Reform|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/01/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2433 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/01/2019)
This bill modifies the eligibility criteria for certain veterans to qualify for a preference in the federal hiring process.
Specifically, an individual who is honorably discharged from active duty service is eligible for a veterans' preference, if the active duty service was performed for more than 180 total days (currently, consecutive days).
Additionally, a retired member of the Armed Forces is eligible for a veterans' preference, even if the retiree (1) is not a disabled veteran and (2) retired at or above the rank of major or its equivalent.