H.R.1906 - To amend title 10, United States Code, to revise the Transition Assistance Program for persons separating from active duty in the Armed Forces to make that program mandatory for all separating members and to provide for the furnishing to such members of information about homelessness.108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17] (Introduced 05/01/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/22/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on Total Force. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1906 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
Directs the Secretaries of Defense and Homeland Security to: (1) require mandatory participation of military personnel separating from active duty in a transitional assistance program furnishing counseling, employment, and job training assistance; and (2) promote maximum spouse participation in such program.
Introduced in House (05/01/2003)
Directs the Secretary of Labor, as part of such program, to provide information concerning homelessness, including risk factors, awareness assessment, and contact information for preventative assistance.