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H.R.1316: To amend title 38, United States Code, to specify the responsibilities of the Directors and Assistant Directors of Veterans' Employment and Training.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Bill Flores, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced March 21, 2013
Latest Major Action April 25, 2013
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Bill Summary

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.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 25, 2013 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote .
April 25, 2013 Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
April 10, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
April 2, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
March 21, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.