H.R.3949 – VALOR Act

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H.R.3949 – VALOR Act


HR 3949 amends US Code, to provide for the designation of State approving agencies for multi-State apprenticeship programs for purposes of the educational assistance programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs.

The term ‘multi-State apprenticeship program’ means a non-Federal apprenticeship program operating in more than one State that meets the minimum national program standards, as developed by the Department of Labor.

(Full text of H.R. 3949 congress.gov)

SponsorRep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17] (Introduced 10/04/2017)

Status: Passed House /



On Passage: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote

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Cost to the taxpayers:  Data not available

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Dynamic Scoring:   Data not available

Tax Complexity:  Not applicable to this bill.

Earmark Certification:  Data not available

Duplication of programs: Data not available

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Budget Authority: Data not available

Constitutional Authority:   Assumed.


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