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H.R.3456: To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the enrollment of veterans in certain courses of education, and for other purposes.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Allyson Y. Schwartz, D-Pa.
Total Cosponsors 23 (21 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Introduced Nov. 12, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 24, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Prohibits the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) or a state approving agency from approving a program of education offered by an educational institution for purposes of an educational assistance program for veterans or members of the Selected Reserve or the Ready Reserve of the Armed Forces unless any such institution that administers a priority enrollment system allows an eligible veteran, member, or dependent to enroll in courses at the earliest possible time.


(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 24, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Nov. 18, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Nov. 12, 2013 Referred to House Armed Services
Nov. 12, 2013 Referred to House Veterans' Affairs