H.R.6869 - Violence Against Women Veterans Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] (Introduced 09/25/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/25/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6869 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/25/2018)
Violence Against Women Veterans Act
This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a program to assist veterans who have experienced domestic violence or sexual assault access VA benefits.
The VA shall establish a national task force to address domestic violence and sexual assault among veterans and conduct a study to determine the scope of the problem.