Hearing: Legislative Hearing on HR 3495, and a Draft bill, to establish a pilot program for the issuance of grants to eligible entities

Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 (10:00 AM)

210 CAPITOL
Washington, D.C.

Witnesses

Panel one

The Honorable Robert Wilkie
Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM

Dr. Richard Stone
Executive in Charge, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM

Dr. David Carroll
Executive Director, Office of Mental Health U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM

Panel two

Mr. Adrian Atizado
Deputy National Legislative Director, Disabled American Veterans

Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM

Mr. Blake Bourne
Executive Director, Veterans Bridge Home

Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM
  • Witness Statement (Update #3) [PDF] Added 11/19/2019 at 07:14 PM

Ms. Melissa Bryant
National Legislative Director, The American Legion

Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM

Mr. Sherman Gillums Jr.
Chief Efficacy Officer, AMVETS

Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM

Text of Legislation

  • H.R. 3495, To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide financial assistance to eligible entities to provide and coordinate the provision of suicide prevention services for veterans at risk of suicide and veteran families through the award of grants to such entities, and for other purposes. [PDF] Added 11/14/2019 at 01:30 PM
  • Draft bill to H.R. 3495, to establish a pilot program for the issuance of grants to eligible entities [PDF] Added 12/03/2019 at 10:13 AM

Support Documents

  • Statement for the Record, NOVA [PDF] Added 11/20/2019 at 09:16 AM
  • Statement for the Record, VFW [PDF] Added 11/20/2019 at 09:16 AM
  • Statement for the Record, AFGE [PDF] Added 11/20/2019 at 09:16 AM
  • Statement for the Record, AFLCIO [PDF] Added 11/20/2019 at 09:16 AM
  • Statement for the Record, PVA [PDF] Added 11/20/2019 at 09:16 AM
  • Statament for the Record, IVMF [PDF] Added 11/20/2019 at 09:16 AM
  • Statement for the Record, IAVA [PDF] Added 11/20/2019 at 09:16 AM

Hearing Record

  • Hearing: Witness List [PDF] Added 11/19/2019 at 05:03 PM

First Published: November 13, 2019 at 06:51 PM
Last Updated: December 3, 2019 at 10:13 AM