H.R.3614: Military Skills to Careers Act

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 Dave Reichert, R-Wash.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Nov. 21, 2013
Latest Major Action March 25, 2014
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Bill Summary

Military Skills to Careers Act - Requires a state, as a condition for receipt of a grant or contract from the Department of Labor to employ disabled veterans' outreach program specialists and local veterans' employment representatives, to establish a program under which that state administers an examination and issues a license or credential to a veteran without requiring any training or apprenticeship if such veteran: (1) receives a satisfactory score on such examination, (2) has been awarded a military occupational specialty that is substantially equivalent to or exceeds the state requirements for such license or credential, (3) has engaged in active practice of such occupation for at least two of the five years preceding the date of application for such license or credential, and (4) pays any fees required by the state for such license or credential. Requires the state to report annually to the Secretary of Labor on the exams administered, the number of veterans who completed ...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 25, 2014 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Dec. 11, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Nov. 21, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.