About the bill
- Full Title
To amend title 38, United States Code, to repeal the two-year limitation on the payment of accrued benefits that are due and unpaid by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs upon the death of a veteran or other beneficiary under laws administered by the Secretary.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 16, 2003
Last Action: Jun 24, 2003
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 241” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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13 cosponsors (6R, 6D, 1P) (show)(joined Jan 8, 2003)(joined Jan 28, 2003)(joined Jan 28, 2003)(joined Feb 27, 2003)(joined Mar 13, 2003)(joined Mar 25, 2003)(joined May 5, 2003)(joined May 6, 2003)(joined May 13, 2003)(joined May 13, 2003)(joined May 14, 2003)(joined May 20, 2003)(joined Jul 7, 2003)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 241 — 108th Congress: Veterans Beneficiary Fairness Act of 2003. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr241
“H.R. 241 — 108th Congress: Veterans Beneficiary Fairness Act of 2003.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr241>
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