Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974
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The Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) of 1974 requires that any contractor or subcontractor receiving a contract from the federal government in the amount of $25,000 or more must take affirmative action in employing and advancing qualified special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam era , and any other veterans who served on active duty during a war or in a campaign for which a campaign badge has been authorized.
Recommended CitationDietrich, John W., "Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974" (2004). History and Social Sciences Book Publications. Paper 48.