H.R.3775 - Military SAVE Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] (Introduced 12/16/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services; Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/24/2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3775 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/16/2013)
Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment Act or the Military SAVE Act - Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to each operate a program that ensures that veterans and members of the armed forces may receive treatment from private providers for military sexual trauma.
Requires the Secretaries: (1) after receiving from a veteran or member electing such treatment a notification that includes a written affidavit stating that the individual is a victim of military sexual trauma, to assign a voucher that such individual may use to receive such treatment; and (2) to require such individual to make a reelection during each 120-day period in which such a voucher is used following the initial 120-day period the voucher is valid.