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H.R. 825 (113th): Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act of 2013


The text of the bill below is as of Feb 26, 2013 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 825

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 26, 2013

(for himself, Mr. Ryan of Ohio, Mr. Cramer, Mrs. Capito, Ms. Brownley of California, Mrs. Kirkpatrick, Mr. Renacci, Mr. Barber, Mr. Meehan, Mr. Kilmer, Mr. Gardner, and Mr. Carney) 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 2013 .

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 .