Introduced Senate Bill (S)

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Veterans programs. Allows for an appeals procedure for providers who receive an adverse decision to receive a grant for veterans homelessness prevention programs. Creates local appeals boards. Extends the Indiana veteran recovery pilot program (program) to 2022. (Under current law, the program expires June 30, 2019.) Allows the state department of health to select and approve up to five providers to provide diagnostic testing and hyperbaric oxygen treatment to veterans receiving treatment under the program. (Under current law, only one provider may be selected and approved.) Eliminates the restriction on when a veteran's injury occurred in order for the veteran Veterans programs. Allows for an appeals procedure for providers who receive an adverse decision to receive a grant for veterans homelessness prevention programs. Creates local appeals boards. Extends the Indiana veteran recovery pilot program (program) to 2022. (Under current law, the program expires June 30, 2019.) Allows the state department of health to select and approve up to five providers to provide diagnostic testing and hyperbaric oxygen treatment to veterans receiving treatment under the program. (Under current law, only one provider may be selected and approved.) Eliminates the restriction on when a veteran's injury occurred in order for the veteran to receive treatment under the program. Directs the Indiana department of veterans' affairs to seek funding for grants to qualified entities providing veterans services and for funding of the program. ... View more