H.R. 241 (108th): Veterans Beneficiary Fairness Act of 2003

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 8, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 8, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 8, 2003
Length: 2 pages

History

Jan 8, 2003
 
Introduced

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H.R. 241 (108th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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