H.R.290: To amend title 38, United States Code, to render an individual, who transfers certain educational assistance, to which the individual is entitled because of an agreement by such individual to serve in the Armed Forces, to a dependent of that individual, a

About This Bill

  • Introduced Jan. 13, 2021
  • Latest Major Action June 16, 2021

Bill Sponsor

Bill Versions

Bill Summary

This bill imposes sole liability for overpayments of educational assistance under the Post-9/11 GI Bill on the individual who was eligible for such assistance in situations where the individual failed to complete a service agreement and transferred the entitlement to a dependent. Beginning on October 1, 2024, the dependent and the individual making the transfer shall be jointly and severally liable for such overpayments where an individual...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 4 statements associated with H.R.290.

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 16, 2021
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
June 15, 2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
June 15, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules.
June 15, 2021
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
June 15, 2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 290.
June 15, 2021
Mr. Takano moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
June 15, 2021

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H2781)

June 15, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2781-2782)
May 4, 2021
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 6.
May 4, 2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
May 4, 2021
Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Discharged.
March 8, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Jan. 13, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Jan. 13, 2021

Introduced in the House by Mike Bost (R-Ill.)

Close Comment Creative Commons Donate Email Facebook Mobile Phone Podcast Print Google News logo Google_NewsInitiative_Lockup_FullColor RSS Search Search Twitter WhatsApp Resolving differences Check Building Arrow right Info circle Oops OOPS Pencil File text Bars Search Close Cogs Filter Compare Revolving Door Info card Activity Member menu Globe Document External link Quote News Calendar No Vote
Current site Current page