The measure authorizes $4 million in annual appropriations for FY13 to FY17 to carry out the activities provided for in the bill.
The measure is companion legislation to H.R. 6381, which was introduced by Representative Al Green (D-TX) on September 12, 2012. H.R. 6381 passed the House as part of H.R. 6361, the Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act, on September 20, 2012.
S. 3614 has been referred to the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.