Yesterday, Congressman Jim Banks (IN-03), a member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, announced he is cosponsoring the Homeless Veteran Families Act, bipartisan legislation that aims to assist community agencies with housing costs to help homeless veterans with dependents. The Homeless Veteran Families Act, would allow reimbursement to GPD providers at a 50 percent rate for the costs of housing minor dependent(s) of homeless veterans while the veteran receives services from the grant recipient.