|Introduced in House||Passed House||Introduced in Senate||Passed Senate||To President||Became Law|
Military SAVE Act
116 HR 5757 IH: Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment Act U.S. House of Representatives 2020-02-05 text/xml EN Pursuant to Title 17 Section 105 of the United States Code, this file is not subject to copyright protection and is in the public domain. 1. This Act may be cited as theor the Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment Act. Military SAVE Act 2. (a) Section 1703(d) of title 38, United States Code, is amended— (1) in paragraph (1)— (A) in subparagraph (D), by striking; orand inserting a semicolon; (B) in subparagraph (E), by striking the period at the end and inserting; or; and (C) by adding at the end the following new subparagraph: (F) a covered veteran is seeking counseling, care, or services for which the person is eligible under section 1720D of this title. ; (2) in paragraph (3)— (A) by strikingsubparagraph (C) of such paragraph, or thatand insertingsubparagraph (C) of such paragraph, that; and (B) by insertingor that the covered veteran is seeking counseling or care or services for which the person is eligible under section 1720D of this title,aftersubparagraph (D) of such paragraph,; and (3) by adding at the end the following new paragraph: (4) The Secretary shall provide to covered veterans described in paragraph (1)(F) information regarding the counseling, care, and services available to the covered veteran through the Department with respect to the counseling, care, and services described in such paragraph. . (b) Section 1720D of such title is amended— (1) in subsection (a)— (A) paragraph (1), by strikingovercome psychological trauma, which in the judgment of a mental health professionaland insertingtreat any condition, which in the judgment of a health care professional; (B) in paragraph (2)(A), by strikingovercome psychological traumaand insertingtreat conditions; (C) by amending paragraph (3) to read as follows: (3) A veteran may receive counseling and care and services under this section through the Veterans Community Care program in accordance with section 1703(d) of this title. ; and (D) in subsection (b)(2), by strikingcounselingeach place it appears and insertingcounseling and care and services.
|02/07/2020||President||Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs|
|02/05/2020||President||Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.Action By: House of Representatives|
|02/05/2020||President||Introduced in HouseAction By: House of Representatives|