To reauthorize and improve the Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Act of 2004.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
This Act may be cited as the ``Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Act of 2013''.
SEC. 2. ASSISTING VETERANS.
(a) Redesignation.--Section 2991 of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3797aa) is amended by redesignating subsection (i) as subsection (l). (b) Assisting Veterans.--Section 2991 of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3797aa) is amended by inserting after subsection (h) the following: ``(i) Assisting Veterans.-- ``(1) Definitions.--In this subsection: ``(A) Peer to peer services or programs.--The term `peer to peer services or programs' means services or programs that connect qualified veterans with other veterans for the purpose of providing support and mentorship to assist qualified veterans in obtaining treatment, recovery, stabilization, or rehabilitation. ``(B) Qualified veteran.--The term `qualified veteran' means a preliminarily qualified offender who-- ``(i) has served on active duty in any branch of the Armed Forces, including the National Guard and reserve components; and ``(ii) was discharged or released from such service under conditions other than dishonorable. ``(C) Veterans treatment court program.--The term `veterans treatment court program' means a court program involving collaboration among criminal justice, veterans, and mental health and substance abuse agencies that provides qualified veterans with-- ``(i) intensive judicial supervision and case management, which may include...