H.R. 1742 (113th): Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act of 2013


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 28, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.


Joseph Heck

Representative for Nevada's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act of 2013 - Amends the United States Housing Act of 1937 to exclude as family income for Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) housing ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 2013

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Oct 28, 2013
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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1742”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (5D, 4R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6361 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 19, 2012

H.R. 1816 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: May 18, 2015

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