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Short Titles as Introduced

Veterans Outreach Improvement Act of 2005

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the outreach activities of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
11/09/2005Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date
11/29/2005Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
11/29/2005Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
11/29/2005Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
11/09/2005Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
11/09/2005Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Veterans' Affairs11/09/2005 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs11/29/2005 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity11/29/2005 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health11/29/2005 Referred to

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Introduced in House (11/09/2005)

Veterans Outreach Improvement Act of 2005 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish, maintain, and modify as necessary procedures for ensuring the effective coordination of outreach activities of the Department of Veterans Affairs between and among the Office of the Secretary, the Office of Public Affairs, the Veterans Health Administration, the Veterans Benefits Administration, and the National Cemetery Administration.

Directs the Secretary to ensure that state and local outreach assistance is provided in locations that: (1) have relatively large concentrations of veterans; or (2) are experiencing growth in veteran populations. Authorizes the Secretary to make grants to state veterans agencies for state and local outreach services.