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house Bill H.R. 2485

Helping Homeless Veterans Act of 2013

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Helping Homeless Veterans Act of 2013

Official Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend programs assisting homeless veterans and other veterans with special needs, and for other purposes.


Helping Homeless Veterans Act of 2013 - Extends the following Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) programs and services through FY2014: (1) homeless veterans reintegration programs, (2) referral and counseling services for veterans at risk of homelessness who are transitioning from certain institutions (including penal institutions), (3) financial assistance for supportive services for very low-income veteran families in permanent housing, and (4) a grant program for homeless veterans with special needs. Extends the following VA programs and services through 2014: (1) treatment and rehabilitation for seriously mentally ill and homeless veterans, (2) housing assistance for homeless veterans, and (3) the Advisory Committee on Homeless Veterans.

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      house Committees
      Committee on Veterans' Affairs
    IntroducedJune 25th, 2013

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