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      house Committees
      House Committee on Financial Services
    IntroducedFebruary 2nd, 2010

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Title

Expanded Housing for America's Veterans Act

Official Title

To amend the United States Housing Act of 1937 relating to the amount of rental assistance available under the veterans affairs supported housing program.

Summary

Expanded Housing for America's Veterans Act - Amends the United States Housing Act of 1937 with respect to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) rental assistance vouchers for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) supported housing program on behalf of homeless veterans who have chronic mental illnesses or chronic substance use disorders. Revises the formula for determining the amount of the monthly tenant-based assistance payment for a family to reduce from 30% to 25% of the family's monthly adjusted income the higher threshold measurement (and thus increase the amount of such payment).

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