H.R. 5641 (111th): Heroes at Home Act


Jun 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 30, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Stephen “Steve” Buyer

Representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 30, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts for the transfer of veterans to non-Department adult foster homes for veterans who are unable to live independently.

Summary (CRS)

6/30/2010--Introduced.Heroes at Home Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to transfer an eligible veteran who requests a transfer to a non-VA nursing home to transfer such veteran ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 30, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5641”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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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