S. 2804 (100th): A bill to amend the Judicial Survivors’ Annuity Act to eliminate the requirement that a Federal justice or judge, who is assassinated, must serve a specified period of time before his or her survivors become eligible for benefits under the Act.


Sep 16, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 16, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alfonse D'Amato

Senator from New York


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9/16/1988--Introduced.Amends the Federal judicial code with respect to survivors' annuities to waive the 18-month length of service requirement in cases where a Federal judicial official is assassinated before completion of ... Read more >

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Sep 16, 1988

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H.R. 5322 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 16, 1988

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