A bill to expand eligibility for Combat-Related Special Compensation paid by the uniformed services in order to permit certain additional retired members who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs for that disability and Combat-Related Special Compensation by reason of that disability.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 26, 2007
Length: 3 pages
Mar 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 26, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Mar 8, 2006
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2385 (109th).
Mar 26, 2007
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S. 986 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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