BRAVE Act - HR 974
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4](Introduced 02/07/2017)
House - Veterans' Affairs
02/07/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Boosting Rates of American Veteran Employment Act (BRAVE) Act
This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), in awarding a contract for the procurement of goods or services, to give preference to offerors based on the percentage of the offeror's full-time employees who are veterans.
The VA is authorized to debar from VA contracting for at least five years any offeror determined to have willfully and intentionally misrepresented the veteran status of its employees.
Bill Text: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/974/text