HR 287

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 287

To provide housing assistance for very low-income veterans.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 12, 2011

Mr. AL GREEN of Texas (for himself, Mr. MICHAUD, Ms. RICHARDSON, Ms. KAPTUR, Mr. GRIJALVA, Ms. SUTTON, Ms. BORDALLO, Ms. LEE of California, Mr. CLEAVER, Mr. STARK, Mr. RANGEL, Mr. SERRANO, Mr. VAN HOLLEN, Mr. PAYNE, Ms. MCCOLLUM, and Mr. HONDA) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To provide housing assistance for very low-income veterans.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. SPECIAL ASSISTANT FOR VETERANS AFFAIRS IN OFFICE OF SECRETARY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT.

SEC. 3. SUPPORTIVE HOUSING FOR VERY LOW-INCOME VETERAN FAMILIES.

SEC. 4. HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHERS FOR HOMELESS VETERANS.

SEC. 5. INCLUSION OF VETERANS IN HOUSING PLANNING.

SEC. 6. EXCLUSION OF VETERANS BENEFITS FROM ASSISTED HOUSING RENT CONSIDERATIONS.

SEC. 7. TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE GRANTS FOR HOUSING ASSISTANCE FOR VETERANS.

SEC. 8. ANNUAL REPORT ON HOUSING ASSISTANCE TO VETERANS.

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