Summary: H.R.474 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House without amendment (05/18/2015)

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Homeless Veterans' Reintegration Programs Reauthorization Act of 2015

(Sec. 2) Extends through FY2020 the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) homeless veterans reintegration programs. (Those programs provide job training, counseling, and placement services to homeless veterans to expedite their reintegration into the labor force.)

(Sec. 3) Makes eligible for participation in those programs: (1) homeless veterans, (2) veterans who are participating in the VA supported housing program for which rental assistance is provided under the United States Housing Act of 1937, and (3) veterans who are transitioning from being incarcerated.