S. 1927 (103rd): Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 1994

Introduced:

Mar 11, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 25, 1994

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 25, 1994.

Law:

Pub.L. 103-418

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 7, 1994
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to increase the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans.

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History

Mar 11, 1994
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 14, 1994
 
Reported by Committee

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May 4, 1994
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 8, 1994
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 8, 1994
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Oct 6, 1994
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 6, 1994
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Oct 7, 1994
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 25, 1994
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (7R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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