H.R.1171 - Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program Reauthorization Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Boozman, John [R-AR-3] (Introduced 02/25/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 111-54|
|Latest Action:||03/31/2009 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.1171 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (03/30/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on March 26, 2009. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 - Reauthorizes, through FY2014, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) homeless veterans reintegration programs (job training, counseling, and placement services to expedite the reintegration of homeless veterans into the labor force).
Directs the Secretary of Labor to make grants to programs and facilities that provide dedicated services for homeless women veterans and homeless veterans with children. Requires grant funds to be used to provide job training, counseling, placement services, and child care services to expedite the reintegration of such veterans into the labor force. Directs the Secretary to: (1) monitor the expenditure of such funds; and (2) report biennially to Congress an evaluation of the grant program. Authorizes appropriations.