S. 1731 (114th): Homeless Veterans Services Protection Act of 2015

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to waive the minimum period of continuous active duty in the Armed Forces for receipt of certain benefits for homeless veterans, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish such benefits to homeless veterans with discharges or releases from service in the Armed Forces with other than dishonorable conditions, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 9, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on October 29, 2015 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Patty Murray

Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 2, 2015
Length: 5 pages

History

Jul 9, 2015
 
Introduced

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Oct 29, 2015
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 1731 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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