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S. 1906: Improve Well-Being for Veterans Act

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A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide financial assistance to eligible entities to provide and coordinate the provision of suicide prevention services for veterans at risk of suicide and veteran families through the award of grants to such entities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Boozman

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Arkansas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2019
Length: 22 pages
Introduced
Jun 19, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 785: Commander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 17, 2020. (compare text)
Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Jun 19, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 1906 is 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1906. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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