18 October 2009

This week in Congress (19 October 2009) . . .

The following legislative activities, which affect U.S. servicemembers and veterans or concern military justice issues, are occurring this week in the U.S. Congress:

Wednesday, 21 October 2009

Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, Hearing on Pending Legislation (it's not clear on exactly what pending legislation), 0930 hours, 418 Russell.

House Committee on Veterans Affairs, Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs, markup on H.R. 761 - Interment in National Cemeteries of Parents of Certain Deceased Veterans H.R. 3485 - Veterans Pensions Protection Act and Pending Legislation, 1000 hours, 340 Cannon House Office Building. (Here is a link on Thomas for H.R. 761 and H.R. 3485) The hearing will be web cast live here.

Thursday, 22 October 2009


House Committee on Veterans Affairs, Subcommittee on Health, markup on H.R. 2504 - Increase in Amount Authorized to be Appropriated for Comprehensive Service Programs for Homeless Veterans, H.R. 2559 - Help Our Homeless Veterans Act, H.R. 2735 - To Make Certain Improvements to the Comprehensive Service Programs for Homeless Veterans, H.R. 3796 - Improve Per Diem Grant Payments for Organizations Assisting Homeless Veterans, H.R. 3073 - Direct Secretary of Veterans Affairs Establish A Grant to Provide Assistance to Veterans Who Are At Risk of Becoming Homeless, and Pending Legislation, 1000 hours, 334 Cannon House Office Building. (Here is a link on Thomas for H.R. 2504, H.R. 2559, H.R. 2735, H.R. 3796, and H.R. 3073.) The hearing will be web cast live here.

For this week in military justice go to CAAFlog here.

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