H. R. 2223
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
April 10, 2019
Ms. Brownley of California introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make permanent certain programs that assist homeless veterans and other veterans with special needs, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Helping Homeless Veterans Act of 2019.
Programs assisting homeless veterans and other veterans with special needs
Homeless veterans reintegration programs
Section 2021(e)(1) of title 38, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:
$50,000,000 for each fiscal year after 2020.
Referral and counseling services for veterans at risk of homelessness who are transitioning from certain institutions
Section 2023 of such title is amended—
by striking subsection (d); and
by redesignating subsection (e) as subsection (d).
Treatment for seriously mentally ill and homeless veterans
Section 2031 of such title is amended—
in subsection (a), by striking
by striking subsection (b).
Housing assistance for homeless veterans
Section 2041 of such title is amended by striking subsection (c).
Financial assistance for supportive services for very low-Income veteran families in permanent housing
Section 2044(e)(1) of such title is amended by adding at the end the following new subparagraph:
$380,000,000 for each fiscal year after fiscal year 2019.
Grant program for homeless veterans with special needs
Section 2061(d)(1) of such title is amended—
each of fiscal years 2007 through 2020 and inserting
each fiscal year; and
Advisory Committee on Homeless Veterans
Section 2066 of such title is amended by striking subsection (d).