H.R.3634 - Securing Electronic Records for Veterans' Ease Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4] (Introduced 08/01/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Committee Meetings:||10/25/17 2:00PM 10/11/17 2:00PM|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 115-396|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/08/2017 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Text: H.R.3634 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (11/08/2017)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs
To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that individuals may access documentation verifying the monthly housing stipend paid to the individual under the Post-9/11 Educational Assistance Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
This Act may be cited as the “Securing Electronic Records for Veterans’ Ease Act of 2017” or the “SERVE Act of 2017”.
Section 3313 of title 38, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following new subsection:
“(j) Provision of housing stipend payment information.—The Secretary shall furnish to individuals receiving educational assistance under this chapter documentation that verifies the amount of the monthly housing stipend the individual receives under this section. The Secretary shall make such documentation available to the individual using an internet website in the same manner the Secretary provides documentation verifying compensation and other benefits furnished by the Secretary to individuals.”.
Passed the House of Representatives November 7, 2017.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|