H.R.4345 - Veteran Treatment Court Coordination Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Crist, Charlie [D-FL-13] (Introduced 11/09/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 12/13/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4345 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/09/2017)
Veteran Treatment Court Coordination Act of 2017
This bill expresses the sense of Congress that veterans treatment courts are a successful program aimed at helping veterans charged with non-violent crimes receive the help and the benefits to which they are entitled.
The Department of Justice (DOJ) shall establish a Veteran Treatment Court Program to provide assistance to state circuit court systems that have adopted or filed a notice of intent to establish such a program.
The DOJ program shall include veterans treatment court grant programs carried out pursuant to laws establishing other incarceration alternatives programs.