HIRE Vets

The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans
The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans

The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (HIRE Vets Act or the Act), signed by President Trump on May 5, 2017, requires the Secretary of Labor to establish a program, by rule, that recognizes employer efforts to recruit, employ, and retain veterans. Employer-applicants meeting criteria established in the rule will receive a “HIRE Vets Medallion Award.”

DOL’s program to spotlight employers under the HIRE Vets Act