About the bill
To amend the Railroad Retirement Act of 1974 to assure that merchant marine service during World War II that the Secretary of Veterans' Affairs deems to be active military duty by reason of a determination by the Secretary of Defense is considered to be creditable service in the computation of retirement benefits to the same degree as other active duty service, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4574 — 105th Congress: Merchant Marine-Railroad Retirement Correction Act of 1998. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr4574
“H.R. 4574 — 105th Congress: Merchant Marine-Railroad Retirement Correction Act of 1998.” www.GovTrack.us. 1998. July 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr4574>
|title=H.R. 4574 (105th)
|accessdate=July 30, 2016
|author=105th Congress (1998)
|date=September 15, 1998
|quote=Merchant Marine-Railroad Retirement Correction Act of 1998