S. 425 (114th): Veterans Homeless Programs, Caregiver Services, and Other Improvements Act of 2015

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a five-year extension to the homeless veterans reintegration programs and to provide clarification regarding eligibility for services under such programs.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 10, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 6416: Jeff Miller and Richard Blumenthal Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2016. (compare text)
Sponsor:

John Boozman

Senator from Arkansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2016
Length: 156 pages

History

Feb 10, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 9, 2015
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 7, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

S. 425 (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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