Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2017 (Public Law 115-62)

The Policy

What it does

Extends certain, expiring programs administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs, including the Assisted Living for Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury Pilot Program.

Synopsis

Public Law 115-62, the Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2017, extends the expiration date of certain programs administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs, including the Assisted Living for Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury (AL-TBI) Pilot Program. This Pilot Program began in 2009 and was scheduled to expire in October 2017; this statute extends its expiration to January 2018.

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