Department of Veterans Affairs September 8, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Loan Guaranty-Specially Adapted Housing Assistive Technology Grant Program
Document Number: 2014-21138
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-09-08
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is proposing to implement through regulation statutory authority to provide grants for the development of new assistive technologies for use in specially adapted housing for eligible veterans or servicemembers, as authorized by the Veterans' Benefits Act of 2010 (the Act), enacted on October 13, 2010. The Act authorizes VA to provide grants of up to $200,000 per fiscal year to persons or entities to encourage the development of specially adapted housing assistive technologies. VA is amending its regulations to outline the process, the criteria, and the priorities relating to the award of these research and development grants.