Summary: S.219 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.219. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (02/04/2021)

Aid and Attendance Support Act of 2021

This bill increases the amount of specified Department of Veterans Affairs benefit payments for veterans (or their survivors) who require aid at home or are in nursing homes. Specifically, the bill increases such benefits by 25% until 60 days after the end of the declared emergency period resulting from COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019).