H.R. 2716 (107th): Homeless Veterans Comprehensive Assistance Act of 2001


Aug 2, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2001

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2001.


Pub.L. 107-95


Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 12, 2001
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to revise, improve, and consolidate provisions of law providing benefits and services for homeless veterans.

Summary (CRS)

Homeless Veterans Comprehensive Assistance Act of 2001 - Encourages all Federal, State, and local departments and agencies and other entities and individuals to work toward the national goal of ending ... Read more >


Aug 2, 2001

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 10, 2001
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 16, 2001
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 6, 2001
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 7, 2001
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Dec 11, 2001
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 21, 2001
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2716”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (5R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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