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PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer Support Program Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make grants to State and local entities to carry out peer-to-peer mental health programs.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/13/2019Introduced in House

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Date All Actions
03/13/2019Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/13/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (42)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21]* 03/13/2019
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4]* 03/13/2019
Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3]* 03/13/2019
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27]* 03/13/2019
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2]* 03/13/2019
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 04/01/2019
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 04/01/2019
Rep. Sherrill, Mikie [D-NJ-11] 05/07/2019
Rep. Case, Ed [D-HI-1] 05/20/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 06/26/2019
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11] 06/27/2019
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-1] 06/27/2019
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 06/28/2019
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6] 06/28/2019
Rep. Baird, James R. [R-IN-4] 07/05/2019
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 07/05/2019
Rep. Cuellar, Henry [D-TX-28] 07/09/2019
Rep. Pappas, Chris [D-NH-1] 07/11/2019
Rep. Steube, W. Gregory [R-FL-17] 07/11/2019
Rep. Luria, Elaine G. [D-VA-2] 08/16/2019
Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5] 09/10/2019
Rep. Plaskett, Stacey E. [D-VI-At Large] 09/11/2019
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4] 09/11/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 09/18/2019
Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] 09/25/2019
Rep. Mast, Brian J. [R-FL-18] 09/27/2019
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 10/08/2019
Rep. Delgado, Antonio [D-NY-19] 10/08/2019
Rep. Lesko, Debbie [R-AZ-8] 10/15/2019
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 11/15/2019
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 12/17/2019
Rep. Cunningham, Joe [D-SC-1] 12/19/2019
Rep. Crenshaw, Dan [R-TX-2] 01/28/2020
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 01/29/2020
Rep. Gooden, Lance [R-TX-5] 01/30/2020
Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2] 02/03/2020
Rep. Gonzalez, Anthony [R-OH-16] 02/03/2020
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15] 02/10/2020
Rep. Gallagher, Mike [R-WI-8] 02/12/2020
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 02/13/2020
Rep. Steil, Bryan [R-WI-1] 03/05/2020
Rep. Rose, John W. [R-TN-6] 09/01/2020

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Veterans' Affairs03/13/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/13/2019)

PFC Joseph P. Dwyer Peer Support Program Act

This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish the P.F.C. Joseph P. Dwyer Peer Support program to make grants to eligible entities for peer-to-peer mental health programs for veterans.

Eligible entities include (1) a nonprofit organization having historically served the mental health needs of veterans; (2) a congressionally chartered veteran service organization; or (3) a state, local, or tribal veteran service agency, director, or commissioner.

The VA shall establish an advisory committee to create appropriate program standards.