Summary: H.R.450 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House (02/07/2019)

Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2019

This bill establishes a new criminal offense for knowingly executing, or attempting to execute, a scheme to defraud an individual of veterans' benefits. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to five years, or both.