To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for peer support specialists for claimants who are survivors of military sexual trauma, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 19th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 17, 2022
Length: 2 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 27, 2022
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 27, 2022.
39 Cosponsors (35 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Washington Review, July 16, 2021”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8, 2013-2022] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 16, 2021
“Committees Advance 5 Bills from Rep. Mace on Same Day”
— Rep. Nancy Mace [R-SC1] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 7, 2022
“the daily leader: wednesday, may 18, 2022”
— Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on May 18, 2022
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What stakeholders are saying
This bill incorporates provisions from:
S. 4441: A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide for peer support specialists for claimants who are survivors of military sexual …
Introduced on Jun 22, 2022. 99% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 2724 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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VA Peer Support Enhancement for MST Survivors Act, Pub. L. No. 117-271, H.R. 2724, 117th Cong. (2022).
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