H.R. 2065 (113th): Safe Housing for Homeless Veterans Act


May 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David McKinley

Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: May 21, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to require recipients of per diem payments from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for the provision of services for homeless veterans to comply with codes relevant to operations and level of care provided, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/21/2013--Introduced.Safe Housing for Homeless Veterans Act - Prohibits the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) from making a grant or providing other assistance to any entity for the provision of housing ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 21, 2013

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. 2065”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 4079 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 17, 2012

H.R. 2072 (Related)
Demanding Accountability for Veterans Act of 2014

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 9, 2014

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