H.R.4151: Veterans Education Survey Act of 2014

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 Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)
Introduced March 5, 2014
Latest Major Action March 25, 2014
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Bill Summary

Veterans Education Survey Act of 2014 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into a contract with a non-government entity to conduct a survey of a statistically valid sample of individuals who have used or are using their entitlement to veterans educational assistance to pursue a program of education or training.

Requires: (1) the survey to be submitted to the Senate and House Veterans' Affairs Committees not later than one month before the collection of data begins, and (2) the entity to conduct the survey electronically or by other appropriate means and to complete the survey and submit the results to the Secretary not later than 180 days after entering into the contract.

Requires the survey to be designed to collect specified types of information about each individual surveyed, including: (1) demographic information, including the highest level of education completed, military occupational specialties while serving in the Armed Forces, National...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 25, 2014 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
March 18, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
March 5, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.