H.R. 38 (105th): To provide a minimum survivor annuity for the unremarried surviving spouses of retired members of the Armed Forces who died before having an opportunity to participate in the Survivor Benefit Plan.

Introduced:

Jan 7, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 7, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael Bilirakis

Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 7, 1997
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/7/1997--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of the military department concerned to pay an annuity to the qualified surviving spouse of any member of the armed forces who:(1) died before March 21, 1974, ... Read more >
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H.R. 1090 (104th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 1995

H.R. 1119 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 18, 1997

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History

Introduced
Jan 7, 1997

Details

Cosponsors
52 cosponsors (32D, 20R) (show)
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