Federal - S 473

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to make qualification requirements for entitlement to Post-9/11 Education Assistance more equitable, to improve support of veterans receiving such educational assistance, and for other purposes.

Introduced

February 28, 2017

Description

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to make qualification requirements for entitlement to Post-9/11 Education Assistance more equitable, to improve support of veterans receiving such educational assistance, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 11

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  • June 15, 2017 — Full committee hearing held by the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee.

  • May 9, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)
  • April 3, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murray, (D-Wash.)
  • March 2, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Kaine, (D-Va.)
  • March 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)
  • Feb. 28, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 4

    Franken, (D-Minn.)Klobuchar, (D-Minn.)
    Hassan, (D-N.H.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
  • Feb. 28, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. S1500