H. R. 2527
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
June 2, 2014
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide veterans with counseling and treatment for sexual trauma that occurred during inactive duty training.
Counseling and treatment for sexual trauma occurring during inactive duty for training
Section 1720D of title 38, United States Code, is amended—
in subsection (a)(1), by striking
active duty or active duty for training and inserting
active duty, active duty for training, or inactive duty training; and
in subsection (f)—
this section, the and inserting the following:
by adding at the end the following new paragraph:
veteran, with respect to inactive duty training described in subsection (a)(1), also includes an
is not otherwise eligible for the benefits of this chapter; and
while serving in the reserve components of the Armed Forces, performed such inactive duty training but did not serve on active duty.
Passed the House of Representatives May 28, 2014.
Karen L. Haas,