TITLE

Housing Grants

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
PN;Feb2010, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Veterans' Affairs, Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity held an oversight hearing in November 2009 on the Specially Adapted Housing (SAH) grant. The grant is for veterans to modify housing for accessibility. The article outlines the Paralyzed Veterans of America's (PVA) testimony on SAH, as well as the Temporary Residence Adaptation (TRA) grant and Veterans' Mortgage Life Insurance (VMLI).
ACCESSION #
48361602

 

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