H.R. 6111 (112th): Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act of 2012

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Jul 12, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6111

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 12, 2012

(for himself and Mr. Renacci) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services

A BILL

To exclude from consideration as income under the United States Housing Act of 1937 payments of pension made under section 1521 of title 38, United States Code, to veterans who are in need of regular aid and attendance.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act of 2012.

2.

Exclusion from income

Paragraph (4) of section 3(b) of the United States Housing Act of 1937 (42 U.S.C. 1437a(b)(4)) is amended—

(1)

by striking and any amounts and inserting , any amounts;

(2)

by striking or any deferred and inserting , any deferred; and

(3)

by inserting after prospective monthly amounts the following: , and any expenses related to aid and attendance as detailed under section 1521 of title 38, United States Code.