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S. 3419: Keeping Our Commitment to Ending Veteran Homelessness Act of 2018

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 6, 2018 (Introduced).


II

115th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 3419

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

September 6, 2018

(for herself and Mr. Boozman) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A BILL

To amend title 38, United States Code, to extend authorities relating to homeless veterans, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Keeping Our Commitment to Ending Veteran Homelessness Act of 2018.

2.

Extension of authorities relating to homeless veterans

(a)

Extension of authority for homeless veterans reintegration programs

Section 2021(e)(1)(F) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by striking 2018 and inserting 2020.

(b)

Extension of authority for homeless women veterans and homeless veterans with children reintegration program

Section 2021A(f)(1) of such title is amended by striking 2018 and inserting 2020.

(c)

Extension of authority To provide referral and counseling services for certain veterans at risk of homelessness

Section 2023(d) of such title is amended by striking September 30, 2018 and inserting September 30, 2020.

(d)

Extension of authority for treatment and rehabilitation services for seriously mentally ill and homeless veterans

(1)

General treatment

Section 2031(b) of such title is amended by striking September 30, 2019 and inserting September 30, 2020.

(2)

Additional services at certain locations

Section 2033(d) of such title is amended by striking September 30, 2019 and inserting September 30, 2020.

(e)

Extension of authority To provide financial assistance for supportive services for very low-Income veteran families in permanent housing

Section 2044(e)(1)—

(1)

in subparagraph (E), by striking 2017 and inserting 2020; and

(2)

by striking subparagraph (F).

(f)

Extension of authority for grant program for homeless veterans with special needs

Section 2061(d)(1) of such title is amended by striking 2019 and inserting 2020.

(g)

Extension of authority for the Advisory Committee on Homeless Veterans

Section 2066(d) of such title is amended by striking December 31, 2018 and inserting December 31, 2020.