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USHB7243Intro
25%
Prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from charging any entitlement to retraining assistance under the Veteran Rapid Retraining Assistance Program in situations where an individual was unable to complete a course or program as a result of...
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2022-05-10
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB7431Intro
25%
Requires the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to establish the Veterans Advancing Conservation Grant Program to award grants, on a competitive basis, to facilitate the training and employment of veterans for marine and coastal c...
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2022-05-10
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB7074Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to develop and implement a uniform application for use by any educational institution or training establishment seeking the approval of a course of education under the laws administered by the Secretary, an...
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2022-03-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB6810Intro
25%
To direct the Comptroller General of the United States to report on the availability of affordable housing for veterans who have or are participating in any program administered by the Homeless Programs Office of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2022-03-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB7001Intro
25%
To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide certain employment rights to reservists of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB6458Intro
25%
Removes the requirement that an individual transferring a Post-9/11 GI Bill educational assistance entitlement must specify the period for which the transfer must be effective for each dependent who is designated to receive the transfer.
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2022-02-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB6307Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to implement a six-year pilot program to provide grants for the creation of five villages of tiny homes for homeless veterans. Under the bill, the villages must have associated supportive services to allow ...
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2022-01-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB6278Intro
25%
To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to make a violation of such Act, relating to the enforcement of a storage lien, a felony.
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2022-01-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB6124Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum guaranty amount for loans made to certain veterans under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB6335Intro
25%
Establishes a grant program to assist the transition of military personnel to civilian life. It directs the Department of Labor to carry out a five-year program of grants to nonprofit organizations that assist the transition of the following persons ...
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2022-01-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5783Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve homeless veterans reintegration programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-12-07
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5945Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to make a one-time $500 payment for the purchase of a computer for an individual who is entitled to educational assistance under the Post-9/11 GI Bill and is pursuing a program of education solely or p...
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2021-11-29
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5918Intro
25%
Modifies the process for repaying service members and veterans who paid to keep benefits under the Montgomery GI Bill, but later chose to utilize Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits. Specifically, the bill removes the requirement for the Department of Veteran...
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2021-11-29
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5752Intro
25%
To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to authorize the termination of a telephone, multichannel video programming, or internet access service contract by a servicemember who enters into such contract after receiving military orders for permane...
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2021-11-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5624Intro
25%
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the shallow subsidy program under the supportive services for veteran families program, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5676Intro
25%
Establishes, within the Bureau of Prisons, an Office of Prison Education. The office must provide educational services to incarcerated individuals in federal prisons and correctional institutions.
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2021-11-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5606Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to adjust the rate of per diem payments provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to grantees that provide services to homeless veterans.
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2021-10-25
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5470Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve grants awarded by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for comprehensive service programs to serve homeless veterans.
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2021-10-25
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5483Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to regularly promote programs under chapter 31 of such title.
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2021-10-25
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5509Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, the Johnny Isakson and David P. Roe, M.D. Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2020, and the Student Veteran Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 to make certain improvements to the educational assis...
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2021-10-25
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5301Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide technical assistance to recipients of grants for supportive services for very low-income families in permanent housing and comprehensive service programs, a...
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2021-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB5025Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase and extend the authorization of appropriations for homeless veterans reintegration programs.
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB4874Intro
25%
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements to the use of educational assistance provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs for flight training programs.
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB4702Intro
25%
To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide spouses of servicemembers an option to elect their home residence or domicile for filing State income taxes, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-09
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB4552Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture to establish a program to make direct loans to farmers and ranchers who will provide mentorship and apprenticeship opportunities for veterans who have not previously operated a farm or ranch. The Government Acco...
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2021-09-08
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB3597Intro
25%
To provide that for taxable years beginning before 1980 the Federal income tax deductibility of flight training expenses shall be determined without regard to whether such expenses were reimbursed through certain veterans educational assistance allow...
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2021-09-07
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB3304Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide (or assist in providing) an eligible veteran or service member with an additional automobile or other conveyance under the VA automobile allowance and adaptive equipment program. Currently...
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2021-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB3009Intro
25%
Establishes language translation requirements related to residential mortgage applications and servicing. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) must create a standard language preference form. Creditors and servicers must provide this form ...
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2021-07-26
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2945Intro
25%
Extends a veteran's eligibility for the Veteran Readiness and Employment program when educational institutions are temporarily or permanently closed due to an emergency situation, or there is another reason that prevents a veteran from participating....
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2021-07-26
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2531Intro
25%
Permanently reauthorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) program that provides transportation to and from VA facilities or other places in connection with vocational rehabilitation, for counseling, or for the purpose of examination, treatment...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2492Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide veterans and members of the Armed Forces with information about whether (1) a postsecondary education institution is listed on the College Navigator website as being affiliated with a certain rel...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2778Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to jointly implement a five-year pilot program to assess the feasibility and advisability of providing specified counseling and services as part of the Transition As...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2789Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the Department of the Interior to jointly establish a pilot program to employ veterans in positions that relate to the conservation and resource management ac...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2650Intro
25%
Provides for the portability of professional licenses of service members and their spouses who are relocated, because of military orders, outside of the jurisdiction that issued the license. Specifically, a professional license in good standing of a ...
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2021-07-14
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB1989Intro
25%
Adjusts the time limitation on the use of a veteran's educational assistance entitlement under the Post-9/11 GI Bill. Specifically, veterans' entitlements shall not expire for those who were discharged or released from active duty on or after January...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2047Intro
25%
Expands eligibility for Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to members of the National Guard who perform certain full-time service at the request of the President or the Secretary of Defense (i.e., full-time National Guard duty). Specifically, the bill elimin...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2190Intro
25%
Permanently extends the following Department of Veterans Affairs programs and services: homeless veterans reintegration programs, financial assistance for supportive services for very low-income veteran families in permanent housing, a grant program ...
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2021-06-16
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2420Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement an information technology service using one or more commercial software systems to process claims for VA educational assistance benefits. Under the bill, the VA must ensure the service has...
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2021-04-29
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2327Intro
25%
Eliminates the 10-year time limit on the availability of the Department of Veterans Affairs Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance program for certain spouses who become eligible for such benefit on or after August 1, 2022.
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2335Intro
25%
Increases the amount authorized to be appropriated for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) High Technology Pilot Program from $45 million to $125 million for FY2022 and each succeeding year. The High Technology Pilot Program provides eligible vet...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2457Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to disapprove courses of education provided by public institutions of higher learning if such institutions charge a higher rate for tuition and fees than in-state tuition for individuals who are entitled to...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB2391Intro
25%
Requires the Veterans' Employment and Training Service within the Department of Labor to implement a pilot program under which states may use grants or contracts to carry out a short-term fellowship program. Each fellowship program must run for a per...
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2021-04-28
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB1361Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide (or assist in providing) an eligible veteran or service member with an additional automobile or other conveyance under the VA automobile allowance and adaptive equipment program. Currently...
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2021-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB876Intro
25%
Requires the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) to provide medical center staff and homelessness service providers of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) with information related to best practices for the collaboration on activities under the D...
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB492Intro
25%
Permanently extends the authorization for the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide financial assistance for supportive services for very low-income veteran families in permanent housing.
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2021-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB637Intro
25%
Addresses the employment and retraining of veterans, specifically during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) public health emergency. The bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement a program under which the VA must p...
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2021-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB143Intro
25%
Allows employers a business-related tax credit for $1,000 times the number of veterans (not more than 25 in a taxable year) who begin work resulting from the efforts of a military relations manager. The bill: (1) deems as a reasonable effort of an em...
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2021-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
USHB359Intro
25%
Authorizes individuals who are entitled to educational assistance under the Post-9/11 GI Bill to apply amounts of such assistance to repay federal student loans for up to 36 months. The bill sets a cap and annual cost-of-living increases for the amou...
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2021-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
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