Hearing to Consider Pending Legislation

Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 Time: 03:00 PM Location: 418 Russell Senate Office Building

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Agenda

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1. S. 1296 (Brown/Blumenthal) Daniel J. Harvey Jr. and Adam Lambert Improving Servicemember Transition to Reduce Veteran Suicide Act
2. S. 1564 (Shaheen) Veterans Legal Support Act of 2021
3. S. 1607 (Schatz/Rounds) Student Veterans Transparency and Protection Act of 2021
4. S. 1664 (Klobuchar/Rounds) Department of Veterans Affairs Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Processing Claims Improvement Act of 2021
5. S. 1838 (Scott/Blumenthal) Building Credit Access for Veterans Act of 2021
6. S. 1850 (Warnock/Boozman/Cassidy) Chaplains Memorial Preservation Act
7. S. 1881 (Rosen) Veteran Education Empowerment Act
8. S. 1936 (Booker) GI Bill National Emergency Extended Deadline Act of 2021
9. S. 2089 (Shaheen/Hassan/Cramer) Burial Equity for Guards and Reserves Act of 2021
10. S. 2329 (Rubio/Sinema) BEST for Vets Act of 2021
11. S. 2405 (Baldwin/Sullivan) Commitment to Veteran Support and Outreach Act
12. S. 2431 (Hassan/Boozman) Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General Training Act of 2021
13. S. 2513 (Cortez Masto/Boozman) Brian Neuman Department of Veterans Affairs Clothing Allowance Improvement Act of 2021
14. S. 2644 (Moran/Tester) GRAD VA Educational Assistance Parity Act of 2021
15. S. 2687 (Tester/Boozman/Manchin) Strengthening Oversight for Veterans Act of 2021
16. S. 2761 (Hirono) Every Veteran Counts Act of 2021
17. S. 2794 (Tuberville/Cramer/Rounds) Supporting Families of the Fallen Act
18. S. 3047 (Portman/Sinema) Veterans Pro Bono Corps Act of 2021
19. S. 3094 (Moran/Manchin/Sullivan/Hirono/Hassan) Reaching Every Homeless Veteran Act of 2021
20. S. 3163 (Tester/Moran) RURAL Exams Act of 2021
21. S. XXXX (Tester) Veterans Benefits Improvement Act of 2021

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                                                          WITNESS LIST

                                 

                                                            PANEL ONE

Brianne Ogilvie, Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Policy and Oversight, Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs

      Accompanied by:
      Jill DeBord, Executive Director, Care Management & Social Work, Veterans Health Administration
      Marjorie Bowman, MD, MPA, Chief Academic Affiliations Officer, Office of Academic Affiliations, Veterans Health Administration

Chris Wilber, Counselor to the Inspector General, Office of the Inspector General, Department of Veterans Affairs

                                                          PANEL TWO

Jeremy Villanueva, Assistant National Legislative Director, Disabled American Veterans

Patrick Murray, Legislative Director, Veterans of Foreign Wars

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Witnesses

  1. Brianne Ogilvie
    Assistant Deputy Undersecretary for Policy and Oversight, Veterans Benefits Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
  2. Chris Wilber
    Counselor to the Inspector General, Office of the Inspector General, Department of Veterans Affairs
  3. Jeremy Villanueva
    Assistant National Legislative Director, Disabled American Veterans
  4. Patrick Murray
    Legislative Director, Veterans of Foreign Wars

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