US HB4852 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 27 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-27 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Pending: Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

G.I. and Veterans Education Empowerment Act GIVE Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide specified information to veterans and members of the Armed Forces about postsecondary educational institutions. Specifically, the VA must provide information on whether a postsecondary educational institution (1) is listed on the College Navigator website as being affiliated with a religion, (2) has been declared a minority serving institution, and (3) is gender specific. The VA shall provide the required information in a searchable format on the VA website.

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Title

G.I. and Veterans Education Empowerment Act GIVE Act

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Roll Calls

2020-02-26 - House - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill RC# 72 (Y: 412 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 17) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-27SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2020-02-26HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2020-02-26HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 412 - 0 (Roll no. 72). (text: 02/25/2020 CR H1175-1176)
2020-02-26HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1212)
2020-02-25HouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
2020-02-25HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4852.
2020-02-25HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1175-1176)
2020-02-25HouseMr. Takano moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2019-11-08HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
2019-10-29HouseOrdered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
2019-10-29HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2019-10-23HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2019-10-23HouseIntroduced in House

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