New Cosponsor — Sep 28, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Walter Jones [R-NC3]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (6 Republicans, 2 Democrats).
May 18, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 18, 2012
Length: 3 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to enable certain non-profit organizations that serve homeless veterans to participate in the Grants and Per Diem Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide transitional housing or other facilities for homeless veterans.
5/18/2012--Introduced.Housing for Heroes Act - Prohibits grants made by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) under homeless veterans' comprehensive services programs (outreach, rehabilitation, vocational counseling and training, and transitional housing ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 15, 2011
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5830 — 112th Congress: Housing for Heroes Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5830
“H.R. 5830 — 112th Congress: Housing for Heroes Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5830>
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