US HB1316 | 2013-2014 | 113th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on March 21 2013 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2013-04-25 - Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Sets forth the responsibilities of each Director and Assistant Director of Veterans' Employment and Training (assigned to each state by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs [VA] from among personnel within the Veterans' Employment and Training Service), including: (1) monitoring the performance of veterans' training and employment programs, with special emphasis on services to disabled veterans; (2) addressing performance deficiencies and establishing higher performance goals; (3) reviewing program funding and assisting with funding requests; and (4) conducting outreach to inform employers of their rights and responsibilities with respect to the hiring of veterans.

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To amend title 38, United States Code, to specify the responsibilities of the Directors and Assistant Directors of Veterans' Employment and Training.



2013-04-25HouseForwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
2013-04-25HouseSubcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2013-04-10HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
2013-04-02HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
2013-03-21HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2013-03-21HouseSponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E355-356)


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