Wounded Warrior Project Family Caregiver Act (2009)
Federal bill would provide advanced instruction and training and certification to family caregivers of veterans who incurred serious wounds on active duty. Family caregivers would receive appropriate support services, a monthly allowance, and would be eligible for medical care through the VA.
Bill Number H.R. 2342
Sponsor Rep. Mike Michaud (D-ME)
Date of Introduction 5/11/2009
Latest Activity While this bill was not enacted, the Veterans' Caregiver and Omnibus Health Benefits Act (2009) was enacted on May 5, 2010 and has similar provisions.
More Info http://thomas.loc.gov/
Topic: Direct Services and Support for Caregivers