Disabled Veteran Caregiver Housing Assistance Act (2011)
This bill would increase the amount of assistance authorized by the VA for permanent and total service-disabled veterans who are temporarily residing in housing owned by a family member. The current amount ($14,000) for the acquisition of housing with special features would be increased to $28,000. For adaptations of a current residence, the current amount ($2,000) would be increased to $5,000.
Bill Number S1017
Sponsor Senator Bernard Sanders (I-VT)
Date of Introduction 5/17/2011
Latest Activity 6/8/2011 Committee on Veterans' Affairs hearings held.
More Info http://thomas.loc.gov/
Topic: Home and Community-Based Services