H.R.95 - Homeless Veteran Families Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] (Introduced 01/03/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Committee Meetings:||05/08/19 10:00AM 05/01/19 10:00AM|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/16/2019 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Passed House
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed House
Text: H.R.95 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Text available as:
Referred in Senate (10/16/2019)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs
To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that children of homeless veterans are included in the calculation of the amounts of certain per diem grants.
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 “Homeless Veteran Families Act”.
Section 2012(a)(2)(B) of title 38, United States Code, is amended—
(1) in clause (i), by inserting “or (iii)” after “clause (ii)”; and
(2) by adding at the end the following new clause:
“(iii) With respect to a homeless veteran who has care of a minor dependent while receiving services from the grant recipient or eligible entity, the daily cost of care shall be the sum of the daily cost of care determined under subparagraph (A) plus, for each such minor dependent, an amount that equals 50 percent of such daily cost of care.”.
Passed the House of Representatives October 15, 2019.
|Attest:||cheryl l. johnson,|