H.R.5570 - Veteran Suicide Prevention Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] (Introduced 01/09/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/07/2020 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5570 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/09/2020)
Veteran Suicide Prevention Act
This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to complete a review of the deaths of all covered veterans who died by suicide during the five-year period preceding the enactment of this bill. Covered veterans are those who received VA hospital care or medical services during the five-year period preceding the death of the veteran.
The VA shall report on the results of the review and make such report publicly available.